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Definition of the verb outbid
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verb - inflections:
|simple past||past participle||present participle||third-person singular|
- bid over an opponent's bid when one's partner has not bid or doubled
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Theme 1] [Verb] [Theme 2] Her performance exceeds our expectations [Theme 1] [Verb] [Theme 2] in [Attribute] Her performance exceeds ours in brilliance
Exceed Verbs (with the same syntax): better, exceed, excel, lap, outdo, outmatch, outnumber, outshine, outsmart, outstrip, outweigh, outwit, overcome, overreach, overrun, overstep, succeed, surpass, top, transcend.
- domain: bridge
- lexical domain: Possession - verbs of buying, selling, owning
- more generic words: bid / call = make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands
- bid higher than others
Alternative definition of the verb outbid
- To bid more than somebody else in an auction.
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Dictionary of Business (1998)
by Peter Hodgson Collin
outbid [aut'bid] verb to offer a better price than someone else; we offered £100,000 for the warehouse, ...
School Dictionary (1995)
by C. M. Schwarz
outbid verb (presem participle outbidding, ...
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Scrabble value of O1U1T1B3I1D2
The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of OUTBID
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- BUT I DO
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