Word:

Contracted

Con`tract´ed   Pronunciation: kǒn`trăkt´ĕd
a.1.Drawn together; shrunken; wrinkled; narrow; as, a contracted brow; a contracted noun.
2.Narrow; illiberal; selfish; as, a contracted mind; contracted views.
3.Bargained for; betrothed; as, a contracted peace.
Inquire me out contracted bachelors.
- Shak.
Adj.1.contracted - reduced in size or pulled together; "the contracted pupils of her eyes"
Antonyms:
expanded - increased in extent or size or bulk or scope
Spartan, abated, abbreviated, ablated, abridged, affianced, agreed, aposiopestic, arranged, assured, attenuated, bated, belittled, betrothed, blank, blind, blind-alley, bound, brief, brusque, cecal, choked, choked off, clamped, clipped, close, closed, committed, compact, compacted, compendious, compressed, compromised, concentrated, concise, condensed, consolidated, constricted, consumed, covenanted, cramped, crisp, curt, curtailed, cut, dead, dead-end, decreased, deflated, diminished, dissipated, docked, dropped, elliptic, engaged, epigrammatic, eroded, fallen, gnomic, guaranteed, intended, knitted, laconic, less, lesser, lower, lowered, miniaturized, nipped, obligated, pinched, pinched-in, pithy, pledged, plighted, pointed, promised, pruned, puckered, pursed, reduced, reserved, retrenched, scaled-down, sealed, sententious, settled, shorn, short, short and sweet, shortened, shorter, shrunk, shrunken, shut, signed, smaller, solidified, squeezed, squeezed shut, stipulated, strangled, strangulated, succinct, summary, sworn, synopsized, taciturn, terse, tight, to the point, truncated, undertaken, underwritten, unopen, unopened, unvented, unventilated, warranted, wasp-waisted, watered-down, weakened, worn, wrinkled
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-- Contracted --
Contractedness
Contractibility
Contractible
Contractibleness
Contractile
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