verb (used with object), o·ver·bid, o·ver·bid·ding.
- to bid more than the value of (a thing): to overbid one’s cards.
- to outbid: She overbid him for the painting.
verb (used without object), o·ver·bid, o·ver·bid·ding.
- to bid more than the actual value or worth: a tendency to overbid at auctions; to overbid at bridge.
- a higher bid.
verb (ˌəʊvəˈbɪd) -bids, -bidding, -bid, -bidden or -bid
- (intr) bridge to bid for more tricks than one can expect to win
- to bid more than the value of (something)
- a bid higher than someone else’s bid