: the act of one who bids (see 1bid)
: a statement of what one will give or take for something
: an offer of a price
- is now accepting bids for the renovation project
- made a bid of $100 for the painting
: something offered as a bid
: an opportunity to bid
: an announcement of what a cardplayer proposes to undertake
: the amount of such a bid
: a bridge hand on which one may reasonably bid
: an attempt or effort to win, achieve, or attract
: a sentence or term of imprisonment : a stint in jail
- I did my first bid at seventeen for assault, robbery, and burglary in the first degree.
- —William Skeans, Jr.