Outbidden
Outbid Out*bid", v. t. [imp. {Outbid} or {Outbade} (?); p. p. {Outbid} or {Outbidden} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Outbidding}.] To exceed or surpass in bidding; to bid a higher price. [1913 Webster]

Prevent the greedy, and outbid the bold. --Pope. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • outbidden — out bid || ‚aÊŠt bɪd v. offer a higher price, bid higher …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Outbade — Outbid Out*bid , v. t. [imp. {Outbid} or {Outbade} (?); p. p. {Outbid} or {Outbidden} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Outbidding}.] To exceed or surpass in bidding; to bid a higher price. [1913 Webster] Prevent the greedy, and outbid the bold. Pope. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Outbid — Out*bid , v. t. [imp. {Outbid} or {Outbade} (?); p. p. {Outbid} or {Outbidden} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Outbidding}.] To exceed or surpass in bidding; to bid a higher price. [1913 Webster] Prevent the greedy, and outbid the bold. Pope. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Outbid — Out*bid , v. t. [imp. {Outbid} or {Outbade} (?); p. p. {Outbid} or {Outbidden} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Outbidding}.] To exceed or surpass in bidding; to bid a higher price. [1913 Webster] Prevent the greedy, and outbid the bold. Pope. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Outbid — Out*bid , v. t. [imp. {Outbid} or {Outbade} (?); p. p. {Outbid} or {Outbidden} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Outbidding}.] To exceed or surpass in bidding; to bid a higher price. [1913 Webster] Prevent the greedy, and outbid the bold. Pope. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Outbidding — Outbid Out*bid , v. t. [imp. {Outbid} or {Outbade} (?); p. p. {Outbid} or {Outbidden} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Outbidding}.] To exceed or surpass in bidding; to bid a higher price. [1913 Webster] Prevent the greedy, and outbid the bold. Pope. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • outbid — outbidder, n. /owt bid /, v.t., outbid, outbidden or outbid, outbidding. to outdo in bidding; make a higher bid than (another bidder). [1580 90; OUT + BID] * * * …   Universalium

  • outbid — /aʊtˈbɪd/ (say owt bid) verb (t) (outbid, outbidden, outbidding) to outdo in bidding …   Australian English dictionary

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