What does underbid mean?

Definitions for underbid
ˌʌn dərˈbɪdun·der·bid

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. underbidverb

    bid (a hand of cards) at less than the strength of the hand warrants

  2. underbidverb

    bid lower than a competing bidder

  3. underbidverb

    bid too low


  1. underbidnoun

    A bid that is lower than another.

  2. underbidverb

    To bid too low

  3. underbidverb

    To bid lower than another

  4. underbidverb

    To bid less than the full value of a hand of cards

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. To Underbidverb

    To offer for any thing less than it is worth.

    Etymology: under and bid.


  1. underbid

    Underbid refers to the act of offering a lower price for a contract, service, product, or project than what others have offered or what is being asked. This is usually done in the context of a competitive bidding process with the aim of winning the contract or project. However, it can also potentially result in losses if the actual cost of fulfilling the contract exceeds the offered price.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Underbidverb

    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 less price than

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Underbid

    un-dėr-bid′, v.t. to bid or offer less than, as at an auction.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of underbid in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of underbid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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