French translation of 'bidding'
- (at auction)
⇒ The bidding went against me.
Mon offre a été dépassée.
- (= orders)
to do sb's bidding
exécuter les ordres de qnto do sth at sb's bidding
faire qch sur l'ordre de qn,
faire qch sur l'injonction de qn
Example Sentences Including 'bidding'
Henry was, at two, the oldest of the quartet, but he did Elen's bidding no less promptly than her brother.Here Be Dragons
Fitz, she was not even seven years old when she did Regal's bidding.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
Carol leaned back in her chair, bidding for the relaxed look.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Trends of 'bidding'
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- (= offer)
- (at auction)
- (= attempt)
[sum of money]
faire une enchère de,
faire une offre de
Word forms: past tense bid badeWord forms: past participle bid biddento bid sb good day
souhaiter le bonjour à qnto bid sb farewell
faire ses adieux à qnto bid sb goodnight
souhaiter la bonne nuit à qn
Word forms: past tense bid badeWord forms: past participle bid bidden(literary, = command)
Example Sentences Including 'bid'
My second insurance policy had to do with the hostile takeover bid.SOMEBODY (2002)
And there had been more rumours about a possible hostile takeover bid.SOMEBODY (2002)
Rube Silver had not been present to put in a bid due to a small accident he had suffered on the way to the auction.The Five Million Dollar Prince
Translation of bidding from the Collins English to French Dictionary