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Definition 1: a request to be present - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where bidding or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they came at his bidding

Synonyms for bidding in the sense of this definition

(bidding is a kind of ...) a request (spoken or written) to participate or be present or take part in something

"an invitation to lunch" "she threw the invitation away"

Definition 2: (bridge) the number of tricks a bridge player is willing to contract to make - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for bidding in the sense of this definition

(bidding is a kind of ...) a message that is stated or declared; a communication (oral or written) setting forth particulars or facts etc

"according to his statement he was in London on that day"

(... is a kind of bidding ) (contract bridge) the highest bid becomes the contract setting the number of tricks that the bidder must make

(... is a kind of bidding ) (bridge) a bid that asks your partner to bid another suit

(... is a kind of bidding ) (bridge) a bid that is higher than your opponent's bid (especially when your partner has not bid at all and your bid exceeds the value of your hand)

(... is a kind of bidding ) a high bid that is intended to prevent the opposing players from bidding

(bidding belongs to category ...) any of various card games based on whist for four players

Definition 3: an authoritative direction or instruction to do something - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for bidding in the sense of this definition

(bidding is a kind of ...) the use of language to perform some act

(... is a kind of bidding ) a contrary command cancelling or reversing a previous command

(... is a kind of bidding ) (often plural) a command given by a superior (e.g., a military or law enforcement officer) that must be obeyed

"the British ships dropped anchor and waited for orders from London"

(... is a kind of bidding ) a formal statement of a command or injunction to do something

"the judge's charge to the jury"

(... is a kind of bidding ) something that is commanded

(... is a kind of bidding ) a formal command or admonition

(... is a kind of bidding ) an authoritative command or request

(... is a kind of bidding ) a magical command; used by Ali Baba

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