outbid

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verb out·bid \ˌau̇t-ˈbid\

Definition of outbid

outbid

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outbidden

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outbidding

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make a higher bid than :  to offer more than … when employers clamor to outbid each other for the services of an engineering elite … — Randall E. Stross

First Known Use of outbid

1587


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