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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A Chadic language spoken in northern Nigeria.

Usage examples (34)
  • Verb (used without object) : I will do as you bid. ,She bid at the auction for the old chair
  • Noun : a bid to join the club. ,a bid for election
  • "Dunfin bade me eat them," said the goosey-gander.
  • Ishmael (v. 9), and perhaps his name bade him expect it. for more
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  • The "bad" (evil or opposite of good) captain "bade" (past tense of bid) her to do something cruel.
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