Subcontract Definition

Define what is Subcontract?

1. subcontract (noun)

a contract assigning to another party some obligations of a prior contract.

    Hypernyms

    contract noun
    a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law.

    2. farm out, subcontract, Job (verb)

    arranged for contracted work to be done by others.

      Synonyms: farm out, Job
      Hypernyms

      hire, employ, engage verb
      engage or hire for work.

      3. subcontract (verb)

      work under a subcontract; engage in a subcontract.

        Hypernyms

        do work, work verb
        be employed.

        Nearby Terms

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