highest bid


highest bid
largest monetary offer

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • bid — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 offer of a sum of money to buy sth ADJECTIVE ▪ high ▪ The highest bid was only $200. ▪ low ▪ opening, starting ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

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  • bid — 1 / bid/ vb bid, bid·ding vt: to offer (a price) for payment or acceptance vi: to make a bid: state what one will pay or take in payment a contractor bidding for a job bid·der n bid 2 …   Law dictionary


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