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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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An order or instruction. Offering to pay a particular price for goods, especially in an auction.

Usage examples (37)
  • A simple and independent mind does not toil at the bidding of any prince.
  • They came at his bidding
  • Noun : I went there at his bidding. ,The bidding began furiously
  • Verb (used without object) : I will do as you bid. ,She bid at the auction for the old chair for more
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