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rebid

[v. ree-bid; n. ree-bid] /v. riˈbɪd; n. ˈriˌbɪd/
verb (used with object), rebid, rebidding.
1.
Bridge. to make a second bid in (a suit that one bid previously):
He opened a spade and then rebid spades on the three level.
2.
to submit again for bids, as a work contract or project:
The state rebid the proposed road because the original bids were too high.
verb (used without object), rebid, rebidding.
3.
Bridge. to make a second bid:
He had enough points to open the bidding but not enough to rebid after his partner's pass.
noun
4.
Bridge. a second bid:
a rebid to keep the auction open.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; re- + bid1
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