Definitions For Bidding


  • (bridge) the number of tricks a bridge player is willing to contract to make
  • An authoritative direction or instruction to do something
  • A request to be present
  • 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


  • 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 Bidding 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 Bidding is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Bidding 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 Bidding

Antonyms for Bidding

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