overbid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

over- +‎ bid

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Verb[edit]

overbid (third-person singular simple present overbids, present participle overbidding, simple past and past participle overbid)

  1. (intransitive) To make an excessively high offer to pay or accept a price.
  2. (intransitive, card games) To announce a goal, before starting play, that exceeds the goal actually achieved.

Noun[edit]

overbid (plural overbids)

  1. An excessively high offer to pay or accept a price.
  2. (card games) The announcement of a goal, before starting play, that exceeds the goal actually achieved.

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From over +‎ bid (bite).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɔvərbid/, [ˈɒwɐˌb̥ið]

Noun[edit]

overbid n (singular definite overbiddet, plural indefinite overbid)

  1. overbite (a malocclusion, in which the upper teeth extend over the lower ones)

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