Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. Games To bid (a previously bid suit) again in bridge.
  • transitive v. To offer a revised bid for (a contract).
  • intransitive v. Games To bid again in the auction of a deal in bridge.
  • intransitive v. To offer a revised bid for a contract.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To bid again on something.
  • v. To require a new set of bids.
  • v. To bid a higher value of the current suit.

Etymologies

re- +‎ bid (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The four commissioners who approved the rebid were the same four who took calls from Russell Weaver, a manager for the Cantonment paving company.

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  • A few experts would have rebid three clubs freely as North.

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  • You open one heart, your partner bids two clubs, you rebid two hearts and he tries three diamonds.

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  • A rebid of two diamonds is possible though that action would suggest a longer suit.

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  • You can rebid three spades, giving partner room to cue-bid.

    Bridge

  • Could this cause a complete rebid by the 3 companies involved?

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  • Now, because of the quashing of that contract and the need to rebid the job, the Corps dolefully reports the project may be delayed by a year.

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  • Robinson said his company will rebid its maintenance contract with the city soon, and declined to comment on its current value.

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  • Jack as South opened one club and rebid one no trump, but it was playing a strong no trump so this sequence showed a weak one, and North passed.

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  • In the interview, Mr. Foye said officials agreed to rebid the contract, focusing on the expansion of the existing West End Concourse, nestled beneath the main steps of the Farley building.

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