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bidder

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbɪdər/
a company or person that offers to pay a particular amount of money to buy something: bidder for sth Nestle has been cited as a potential bidder for these businesses.
a company or organization that offers to do work for a particular price: bidder for/on sth There have been several bidders on this project.
the highest bidder the person or company that offers the most money: Their home will be sold at auction to the highest bidder.
the lowest bidder the person or company that offers to do a particular piece of work for the least amount of money: The security contracts are usually awarded to the lowest bidder.
Translations of “bidder”
in Chinese (Traditional) 出價最高的人…
in Russian лицо, предлагающее определенную цену…
in Turkish teklif sunan, fiyat teklif eden kimse…
in Chinese (Simplified) 出价最高的人…
in Polish oferent/ka…
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