Definition of bids

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • bids is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 7
  • bids is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 7
  • bids is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 8

Definition of bids


  • (bridge) the number of tricks a bridge player is willing to contract to make (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. bidding
  • propose a payment (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. offer
    2. tender
  • ask someone in a friendly way to do something (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. invite
  • a formal proposal to buy at a specified price (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. tender
  • an attempt to get something (noun)

    Examples

    1. he made a bid to gain attention

    Synonyms

    1. play
  • an authoritative direction or instruction to do something (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. bidding
    2. command
    3. dictation
  • invoke upon (verb)

    Examples

    1. bid farewell

    Synonyms

    1. wish
  • ask for or request earnestly (verb)

    Examples

    1. The prophet bid all people to become good persons

    Synonyms

    1. adjure
    2. beseech
    3. conjure
    4. entreat
    5. press
  • make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. call
  • make a serious effort to attain something (verb)

    Examples

    1. His campaign bid for the attention of the poor population

See definition of bids in Merriam Webster

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