Definition of contractible in US English:

contractible

adjective

  • Able to be shrunk or capable of contracting.

    • ‘Siegal's portable house has expandable and contractible spaces and varying degrees of transparency in materials with the intention of providing a richness of experience in a simple form.’
    • ‘A container having a contractible body for storing a liquid is provided.’

Pronunciation

contractible

/kənˈtræktəbəl//kənˈtraktəbəl/