Translation of contractor in Spanish:


contratista, n.

Pronunciation /ˈkɑnˌtræktər/ /kənˈtræktər/ /kənˈtraktə/

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    contratista masculine, feminine
    a firm of building contractors una empresa de construcciones
    • Outside contractors could provide the service more cheaply without a reduction in quality.
    • Jill Russell condemned the use of private contractors in providing substandard food.
    • In short, the Government is handing over public works to private contractors.
    • The site is owned by Wigan Council but is currently being managed by a firm of contractors.
    • Children got cross when they heard contractors would only provide recycling bins if they paid for them.
    • He started at Walton pit in 1958 before getting a job working for a firm of mining contractors.
    • The most efficient service contractors are often the cheapest, meaning corners can be cut.
    • Council contractors provided fencing to keep the area secure and the surface will now be relaid.
    • It would also increase home care services purchased from independent contractors.
    • Then the institution I worked for decided to have all their laptops provided by a contractor on a lease.
    • The local authority, to their credit, arranged a contractor to remedy the situation.
    • This contract has been completed by a foreign firm and the contractor duly paid.
    • This government did not know that most of the fuel companies now employ contractors to deliver fuel.
    • She married six years ago and lived in Maida Vale with her husband, Steven, a building contractor.
    • Some households simply cannot afford to employ a contractor to carry out the work.
    • They told him he would have to pay for a contractor to travel from Beverley if he wanted the vehicles removed.
    • The laptop was in the car of a contractor employed to upgrade the Civic Centre computer systems.
    • One contractor working for the company was killed in an attack in Iraq 15 months ago.
    • You could then consider employing a contractor to cut it once in August and to remove the cuttings.
    • He grew up on a small country farm in southern Michigan and became a building contractor like his father.