Definitions For Bid


  • An attempt to get something
  • (bridge) the number of tricks a bridge player is willing to contract to make
  • A formal proposal to buy at a specified price
  • An authoritative direction or instruction to do something
  • An offer to pay a particular amount of money for something
  • An offer to do a job for a particular price
  • An attempt to win, get, or do something


  • Ask for or request earnestly
  • Ask someone in a friendly way to do something
  • Invoke upon
  • Make a serious effort to attain something
  • Propose a payment
  • Make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands
  • To offer to pay (a particular amount of money) for something that is being sold : to make a bid at an auction
  • To offer to do work for a particular price
  • To say how many points you are trying to win in a card game

Is Bid a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Bid is worth 6 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Bid in a Sentence

  • I'll bid $100 for the lamp but no higher.
  • He plans to stop bidding if the bids go over $500.
  • She bid for a desk and a chair.
  • Bids for the painter's work have been quite high at recent auctions.
  • She had the highest bid.
  • He made a bid of $100 for the painting.

Synonyms for Bid

Antonyms for Bid

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