overbid definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To outbid (you) for something, as at an auction.
    • Games To bid over the value of (one's hand in bridge, as an example).
    • To bid or provide beyond, or perhaps in excess of.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To bid higher than the actual worth of one thing.
  • noun:
    • A bid higher than another bid.
    • An excessively high provide to pay or accept an amount.
    • The statement of a goal, before beginning play, that exceeds the goal in fact achieved.
    • a bid that's greater than preceding bids
    • (connection) a bid that is more than your adversary's bid (especially when your partner has not yet bid at all as well as your quote surpasses the value of one's hand)
  • verb:
    • to create an excessively large provide to pay or accept a price.
    • To announce a goal, before starting play, that surpasses the goal in fact realized.
    • quote more than the item is worth
    • to bid for lots more tricks than one can be prepared to win,
  • others:
    • To outbid; overpay; do over pay money for.
    • To bid above a just cost; offer significantly more than an equivalent.

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