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Definition 1: a bid that is higher than preceding bids - [noun denoting communication]

(overbid is a kind of ...) a formal proposal to buy at a specified price

Definition 2: (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) - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for overbid in the sense of this definition

(overbid is a kind of ...) (bridge) the number of tricks a bridge player is willing to contract to make

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

Definition 3: bid more than the object is worth - [verb of possession]

(overbid is a kind of ...) propose a payment

"The Swiss dealer offered $2 million for the painting"

(overbid belongs to category ...) the public sale of something to the highest bidder

Definition 4: to bid for more tricks than one can expect to win, - [verb of possession]

(overbid is a kind of ...) make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands

"He called his trump"

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

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