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outbid

[ out-bid ]
/ ˌaʊtˈbɪd /
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verb (used with object), out·bid, out·bid·den or out·bid, out·bid·ding.
to outdo in bidding; make a higher bid than (another bidder).
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Origin of outbid

First recorded in 1580–90; out- + bid1

OTHER WORDS FROM outbid

outbidder, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for outbid

outbid
/ (ˌaʊtˈbɪd) /

verb -bids, -bidding, -bid, -bidden or -bid
(tr) to bid higher than; outdo in bidding
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