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Main Entry: 1bid
Pronunciation: primarystressbid
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): bade /primarystressbad, primarystressbamacrd /; or bid; bidĚden /primarystressbid-schwan /; or bid; bidĚding
1 a : 1ORDER 2a, command <did as we were bidden> b : 1INVITE 2a
2 : to express to <bade me farewell>
3 past and past participle bid : to make an offer for something (as at an auction) <bid $10 for a chair>
- bidĚder noun
- bid fair : to seem likely

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