Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • intransitive verb To bid lower than (a competitor).
  • intransitive verb Games To bid less than the full value of (one's hand) in bridge.
  • intransitive verb To make an unnecessarily low bid.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To bid or offer less than (another), as at auctions; offer to execute work, supply goods, etc., at a lower price than (another).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To bid less than, as when a contract or service is offered to the lowest bidder; to offer to contract, sell, or do for a lower price than.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To bid too low
  • verb To bid lower than another
  • verb bridge To bid less than the full value of a hand of cards
  • noun A bid that is lower than another.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb bid (a hand of cards) at less than the strength of the hand warrants
  • verb bid lower than a competing bidder
  • verb bid too low

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From under- +‎ bid.

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