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outbidverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌaʊtˈbɪd/ (present participle outbidding, past tense and past participle outbid)
(Definition of outbid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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outbidverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌaʊtˈbɪd/ (outbidding, outbid, outbid)
COMMERCE, FINANCE to ​offer to ​pay a ​higherprice for something than someone else, especially at an auction (= ​publicsale): They made a full-price ​offer but were outbid by another ​buyer.outbid sb on sth He was outbid on every ​property he was considering.outbid sb for sth The ​retailgroup outbid all three ​competitors for ​space in the ​shoppingcentre.
(Definition of outbid from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “outbid”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指在拍卖会上)出价高于…
in Turkish daha fazla fiyat teklifi vermek…
in Russian перебивать цену…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指在拍賣會上)出價高於…
in Polish przelicytować…
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