Agreement Lexico

2no object Make a formal and legally binding agreement. 1A written or oral agreement, including an agreement on employment, sale or rent, which must be enforceable by law. “Local authorities must manage waste” the average English on the old French-speaking Latin contractus, the contract – “merged, strengthened” of the verb contrahere, con-`together` – trahere `draw`. 1`glas, like other substances, contracts like it cools` 3 with the object catch or develop (a disease or an infectious agent) 4 `the name `Jacquenard` quickly became `Jack` in English` “if you don`t want to be a member of the pension fund, you have to accept” 4 as a negative (food, conditions, etc.) healthy or able to accept (someone) 2 or do something. 5`the company ordered to buy 390 hectares of forest` Late Middle English from Old French, based on the Latin ad- `to` `pleasing` gratus.