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bidden

verb
variants: or bid also bade
past participle of bid

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1 to issue orders to (someone) by right of authority
  • the servants were expected to do exactly as they were bidden

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2 to request the presence or participation of
  • as company president, I bid you all to come to our annual holiday party!

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“Bidden.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bidden. Accessed 27 May. 2022.

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