biddable


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bid·da·ble

 (bĭd′ə-bəl)
adj.
1. Games Strong enough to be bid. Used of a hand of cards.
2. Following directions or obeying commands; docile.

biddable

(ˈbɪdəbəl)
adj
1. (Card Games) having sufficient value to be bid on, as a hand or suit at bridge
2. docile; obedient
ˈbiddableness n
ˈbiddably adv

bid•da•ble

(ˈbɪd ə bəl)

adj.
1. willing to do what is asked; obedient: a biddable child.
2. capable of being bid or bid on.
[1820–30]
bid`da•bil′i•ty, bid′da•ble•ness, n.
bid′da•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.biddable - willing to carry out the orders or wishes of another without protestbiddable - willing to carry out the orders or wishes of another without protest; "too acquiescent to challenge authority"
obedient - dutifully complying with the commands or instructions of those in authority; "an obedient soldier"; "obedient children"; "a little man obedient to his wife"; "the obedient colonies...are heavily taxed; the refractory remain unburdened"- Edmund Burke

biddable

adjective
Willing to carry out the wishes of others:
Translations
مُطيع، سَهْلُ الأنقياد
poslušný
føjelig
hlÿîinn
itaatli uslu

biddable

[ˈbɪdəbl] ADJ
1. [person] → obediente, sumiso
2. (Cards) → marcable

biddable

adj (liter)fügsam, willfährig (geh)

bid

(bid) verb
1. past tense, past participle bid – to offer (an amount of money) at an auction. John bid ($1,000) for the painting.
2. (with for) – past tense, past participle bid – to state a price (for a contract). My firm is bidding for the contract for the new road.
3. past tense bade (bӕd) , past participle ˈbidden – to tell (someone) to (do something). He bade me enter.
4. past tense bade (bӕd) , past participle ˈbidden – to express a greeting etc (to someone). He bade me farewell.
noun
1. an offer of a price. a bid of $20.
2. an attempt (to obtain). a bid for freedom.
ˈbidder noun
ˈbidding noun
ˈbiddable adjective
obedient. a biddable child.
References in classic literature ?
She was a quite biddable creature and good-hearted, but she had a flow of talk that was as steady as a mill, and made your head sore like the drays and wagons in a city.
She'll make a dif'rence," acknowledged Jane, "but she may turn out more biddable 'n we think.
She'll mind when she's spoken to, biddable or not," remarked Miranda with a shake of the last towel.
I began to manufacture a character for myself for the first days of our voyage out in the convict-ship; and I landed at the penal settlement with the reputation of being the meekest and most biddable of felonious mankind.
A most biddable creature he is, to be sure,' said Mrs Nickleby, when Smike had wished them good-night and left the room.
Provide electrical engineering services to generate biddable construction plans required to perform various water and wastewater facility operation and/or equipment maintenance, upgrades, and rehabilitation projects.
They often tell me they find the British press frightening and outrageous, and certainly the Westminster press pack are far less biddable than their Chinese counterparts.
21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Essence, a global digital agency and the largest independent buyer of digital media, today announced the promotion of Oscar Garza to Global Programmatic Director, Michael Thomas to Global Analytics Director, Brian Krick to Global Search and Biddable Director and Eric Kirtcheff to Global Ad Operations Director.
The full digital assignment tasks Essence with driving the company's programmatic ad buying, digital strategy, analytics and other biddable channels that aren't bought through a demand-side platform (DSP).
A lot of dragons in fact, each one different from the last, billowing and silken, biddable and comforting, firebreathing and terrifying - representing the lad's journey through grief.
e) Flight-Club Ltd (formerly Biddable Ltd), having its registered office at 4th Floor, South Block, Rockfield, Dundrum, Dublin 16 and having its principal place of business at 4th Floor, South Block, Rockfield, Dundrum, Dublin 16 having ceased to trade and each of which has no assets exceeding [euro]150 and/or having no liabilities exceeding [euro]150, have each resolved to notify the Registrar of Companies that the company is not carrying on business and to request the registrar on that basis to exercise his powers pursuant to section 311 of the companies Act 1963 to strike the name of the company off the register.
Additionally, a key decision that host governments face when designing an auction is selecting the biddable parameters.