contrarre

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin contrahere, present active infinitive of contrahō.

Verb[edit]

contrarre

  1. (transitive) to tense
  2. (transitive) to contract, covenant
  3. (transitive) to pick up (a habit, etc.)
  4. (transitive) to enter into (a pact, etc.)
  5. (transitive, idiomatic) to come down with, contract or get; to show symptoms of a minor illness

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