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Synonyms for bid

Synonyms for bid

to request that someone take part in or be present at a particular occasion


to make an offer of


something offered

a spoken or written request for someone to take part or be present

Synonyms for bid

an authoritative direction or instruction to do something

an attempt to get something

a formal proposal to buy at a specified price

(bridge) the number of tricks a bridge player is willing to contract to make

ask for or request earnestly

make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands

make a serious effort to attain something

Related Words

ask someone in a friendly way to do something

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Some observers say a potential merger between Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines is a strong alternative to US Airways' bid for Delta because the two airlines have complementary route structures.
STEP 2 - When you know what you'd like to bid, simply text
The LIC BID includes all properties fronting Queens Plaza North and South from 21st Street to Queens Plaza East, and all properties along both sides of Jackson Avenue between 45th Avenue/Thomson Avenue and Queens Plaza.
Notices of the BID are typically sent to businesses in highly technical, arcane language.
When TEC officials asked whether it would be a problem if they worked both for the school and submitted a Belmont bid, ``the Superintendent's Office stated it wouldn't be a problem and welcomed their participation,'' Mullinax said.
A guy was speeding on the GW Parkway to get a large bid to the CIA.
Several professional organizations, such as the National Association of Black Journalists and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, sponsor scholarship bid whist tournaments at their conferences.
In terms of the expected return from winning the auction, a high bid lowers the profit from victory and raises the probability of winning.
Delta Air Lines Seeks Creditor Help To Fend Off US Air Bid - Report.
Property owners within each BID district are assessed annually as a way to supplement needed city services.
In addition to PrimeSite's automated data mapping with Timberline Estimating, both PrimeSite and JobSite, IronSpire's ready-to-use project management system, have been enhanced to offer IronSpire Bid Management.
I went to help a client with an Air Force bid once worth about $25 million.
Even though told over and over again about our issues and concerns, the city government has allowed Nederlander to operate this city-owned venue for 25 years on a sweetheart deal - without once putting it out to bid - because of political relationships.
As it happens, the bids submitted in that auction included a small bid for S.
BB-Bid allows users to message invitations to bid and requests for quote to their private vendors as well as those in The Blue Book's industry leading database of subcontractors, suppliers and manufacturers.