do someone's bidding

variants: less commonly

do the bidding of someone

Definition of do someone's bidding

  1. :  to do what one is told or ordered to do esp. by one in a position of power or authority He was at the beck and call of powerful interest groups and was always willing to do their bidding.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to bring to pass :  carry out

    :  put

    :  perform, execute

  1. :  fuss, ado

    :  deed, duty

    :  a festive get-together :  affair, party

  1. :  the first tone of the diatonic scale in solmization

  1. : ditto

    : double occupancy

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

bidplay bidding
  1. :  beseech, entreat

    :  to issue an order to :  tell

    :  to request to come :  invite

  1. :  the act of one who bids (see 1bid)

    :  a statement of what one will give or take for something

    :  an offer of a price

  1. : twice a day


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