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bids

noun
plural of bid

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(Entry 1 of 2)

an effort to do or accomplish something
  • a dramatic film that is widely regarded as the comedian's last-ditch bid to be taken seriously as an actor

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bids

verb
present tense third-person singular of bid

Synonyms & Antonyms of bids (Entry 2 of 2)

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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“Bids.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bids. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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