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out·bid

 (out-bĭd′)
tr.v. out·bid, out·bid·den (-bĭd′n) or out·bid, out·bid·ding, out·bids
To bid higher than: We outbid our rivals at the auction.
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outbid

(ˌaʊtˈbɪd)
vb, -bids, -bidding, -bid, -bidden or -bid
(tr) to bid higher than; outdo in bidding
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out•bid

(ˌaʊtˈbɪd)

v.t. -bid, -bid•den or bid, -bid•ding.
to outdo in bidding; make a higher bid than (another bidder).
[1580-90]
out`bid′der, n.
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outbid


Past participle: outbid
Gerund: outbidding

Imperative
outbid
outbid
Present
I outbid
you outbid
he/she/it outbids
we outbid
you outbid
they outbid
Preterite
I outbid
you outbid
he/she/it outbid
we outbid
you outbid
they outbid
Present Continuous
I am outbidding
you are outbidding
he/she/it is outbidding
we are outbidding
you are outbidding
they are outbidding
Present Perfect
I have outbid
you have outbid
he/she/it has outbid
we have outbid
you have outbid
they have outbid
Past Continuous
I was outbidding
you were outbidding
he/she/it was outbidding
we were outbidding
you were outbidding
they were outbidding
Past Perfect
I had outbid
you had outbid
he/she/it had outbid
we had outbid
you had outbid
they had outbid
Future
I will outbid
you will outbid
he/she/it will outbid
we will outbid
you will outbid
they will outbid
Future Perfect
I will have outbid
you will have outbid
he/she/it will have outbid
we will have outbid
you will have outbid
they will have outbid
Future Continuous
I will be outbidding
you will be outbidding
he/she/it will be outbidding
we will be outbidding
you will be outbidding
they will be outbidding
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been outbidding
you have been outbidding
he/she/it has been outbidding
we have been outbidding
you have been outbidding
they have been outbidding
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been outbidding
you will have been outbidding
he/she/it will have been outbidding
we will have been outbidding
you will have been outbidding
they will have been outbidding
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been outbidding
you had been outbidding
he/she/it had been outbidding
we had been outbidding
you had been outbidding
they had been outbidding
Conditional
I would outbid
you would outbid
he/she/it would outbid
we would outbid
you would outbid
they would outbid
Past Conditional
I would have outbid
you would have outbid
he/she/it would have outbid
we would have outbid
you would have outbid
they would have outbid
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.outbid - bid over an opponent's bid when one's partner has not bid or doubled
bridge - any of various card games based on whist for four players
bid, call - make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands; "He called his trump"
2.outbid - bid higher than others
auction sale, vendue, auction - the public sale of something to the highest bidder
bid, tender, offer - propose a payment; "The Swiss dealer offered $2 million for the painting"
underbid - bid lower than a competing bidder
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Translations

outbid

[aʊtˈbɪd] (outbid (pt, pp)) VTpujar más alto que
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outbid

[ˌaʊtˈbɪd] [outbid] (pt, pp) vt [+ buyer] → surenchérir sur
to be outbid (at auction)voir ses enchères couvertes
If you are outbid, you will be notified by e-mail → Si vos enchères sont couvertes, vous en serez averti par courrier électronique.
We'll be outbid at every auction → Nos enchères seront couvertes à chaque vente.outboard motor [ˌaʊtbɔːrdˈməʊtər] nmoteur m hors-bord
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outbid

[ˌaʊtˈbɪd] (outbid (pt, pp)) vtoffrire di più di
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He recognized that the newspapers published a great deal that was superfluous and exaggerated, with the sole aim of attracting attention and outbidding one another.
During the visit of Minister of Petroleum Tarek el-Molla to check the activities of collecting geophysical data of Egyptian economic water in the Red Sea project - Press photo CAIRO -- 11 March 2018: Minister of Petroleum Tarek el-Molla said that a global outbidding will be issued before the end of 2018 to explore petroleum wealth, including new sectors of the Red Sea after providing international research companies with geophysical data of Egyptian economic water in the Red Sea.
"Upon the dangerous situation we have reached, since we perceived indifference, and to prevent outbidding, the family of military hostage Ibrahim Mgheit shall block Qalamoun highway on June 16, 2015, from 4:00 pm till 10:00 pm, as an escalatory measure.
After outbidding huge Stateside promoters Golden Boy to stage the contest, Hobson is convinced Darlington's Hall will repay his faith and do the business in the ring.
18 August 2014 - Telecom Italia SpA (NYSE:TI) is planning to make a bid for approximately EUR7bn (USD9.4bn) to buy Brazilian broadband unit GVT from communications and entertainment company Vivendi SA (EPA:VIV), outbidding Spanish competitor Telefonica SA (BME:TEF), according to sources familiar with the matter, quoted by Bloomberg.
Backed by Microsoft, Apple, BlackBerry, Ericsson and Sony, Rockstar acquired Nortel patents for $4.5 billion after outbidding Google in 2011.
According to Subway India, a West Delhi chain of the store started the auction at Rs 1,000 and the winning bid was placed by a businessman outbidding seven contenders.
He said in an interview with Jordan Radio that the viewer or listener is the one who can topple the "iron grip" through their ability to discern hollow words meant for libel or outbidding others.
Not content with launching Steven Spielberg's Smash on the masses, they also had the audacity of outbidding Channel 4 (and it's secondary channels) for the rights to show Glee.
In a communique made public on Monday, the NCA presidency called on all NCA members to make prevail reason and dialogue, given the present situation in the country and the responsibility falling on all "in building up of a new Tunisia away from any political outbidding or calculations."
Summary: Morocco's territorial integrity can in no way be subject to outbidding, foreign minister Saad Dine El Otmani said on Thursday in London.
Summary: Washington, Ramadan 25, 1431, Sept 4, 2010, SPA -- Canada&'s Goldcorp Incorporated announced Friday it has agreed to purchase Andean Resources limited for $3.42 billion, outbidding a rival offer from Eldorado Gold Corporation.