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Meaning of OVERBID

Pronunciation:  [n]'owvur`bid, [v]`owvur'bid

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  (bridge) a bid that is higher than your opponent's bid (especially when your partner has not bid at all and your bid exceeds the value of your hand)
  2. [n]  a bid that is higher than preceding bids
  3. [v]  bid more than the object is worth, as during an auction
  4. [v]  to bid for more tricks than one can expect to win, in Bridge
 

OVERBID is a 7 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: overcall
 
 Antonyms: underbid
 
 See Also: bid, bid, bidding, call, offer, tender, tender

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\O`ver*bid"\, v. t.
To bid or offer beyond, or in excess of. --Dryden.

 

 

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