by-bidder

[bahy-bid-er]

Origin of by-bidder

First recorded in 1875–80; by- + bidder
Related formsby-bid·ding, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for by-bidder

by-bidder

noun
  1. a bidder at an auction who bids up the price of an item for the benefit of a seller
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