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bade fair

phrase
variants: or bid fair
past tense of bid fair

Synonyms of bade fair

to show signs of a favorable or successful outcome
  • The weather conditions bid fair to yield a good crop.

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“Bade fair.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bade%20fair. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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