verb over·bid \ˌō-vər-ˈbid\

Definition of overbid




  1. intransitive verb
  2. 1 :  to bid in excess of value

  3. 2a :  to bid more than the scoring capacity of a hand at cardsb British :  to make a higher bid than the preceding one

  4. transitive verb
  5. :  to bid beyond or in excess of; especially :  to bid more than the value of (one's hand at cards)


play \ˈō-vər-ˌbid\ noun

Circa 1616

First Known Use of overbid

circa 1616

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