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    1. eventually failed in their bid at the cost of al the lives onboard both vessels

    2. They bid good-night and went up to the nest

    3. Sally smiled at Kate and bid her a silent ‘thank-you’ shaking her head

    4. He then bid the White well, and the Blue Dragons took to the skies to face their fate

    5. ” The doctor seemed relieved at this bid of news; a reaction Daniel found puzzling

    6. Then he bid him good night and went back to the Hall

    7. With that complete, she bid farewell and disappeared down the stairs

    8. She lead it back into to chamber and Yellelle gave her winning bid a hand up

    9. She then turned around and smiled, and with a wave of her hand, bid the entire party to sit

    10. 9Go ye therefore into the highways, and as many as ye shall find, bid to the marriage

    11. Hasting grinned unchastened at the back of her and went on upon whatever errand he was bid

    12. ” She smiled, placed the package in his hand and bid him, “Good evening now

    13. The Lodge-Mistress and her two little helpers had already laid Mandy Hill's Dining Hall schedules and menus on the sitting room tables in each bungalow, as Mandy had bid them, before tackling the landscaping projects they were now finishing

    14. ” They did as he bid them, and in a few minutes he brought out a tray laden with plates, glasses, a pie and a pitcher of milk

    15. He bid Harry fetch the rest of the pile as he carefully fitted the base pieces into their elongated oval shape

    16. When Harry had brought the last of the stack from the storeroom, George bid him hold upright the fitted ribs he had begun to place

    17. ” He explained his wishes and bid the lad a good morning

    18. do as his representatives bid you

    19. Had someone like Tdeshi been restored I would have said, ‘Glad to see you came across OK’ and bid you farewell, believe me when I say that

    20. After she had chosen a pair of blue gloves with white piping, she paid for them and bid 'dear' Mr

    21. Bessamer bid a brief farewell to their traveling companion in Cleveland, hoping to see her and her father before the month's end in Tahoe

    22. Pleased with his delivery and to the proud smiles of Titania and Hipolyta, he bid them “Bon Apetit,” and left them to their meal

    23. Harry gripped his friend's hand and bid him a safe journey home

    24. Aaron bid Harry likewise

    25. So it was, that on a still chill morning in the first week of April, Lawrence Spelman bid farewell to his daughter, while White Feathers, George and Belle waved goodbye to their three loved ones

    26. We knew someone or some entity was secretly planning to bid for power in the higher regions

    27. The scarcity of hands occasions a competition among masters, who bid against one another in order to get workmen, and thus voluntarily break through the natural combination of masters not to raise wages

    28. There could seldom be any scarcity of hands, nor could the masters be obliged to bid against one another in order to get them

    29. There would be a constant scarcity of employment, and the labourers would be obliged to bid against one another in order to get it

    30. She sat in a cushion, not at a table, and bid him sit with her

    31. Those masters, therefore, who want more workmen, bid against one another, in order to get them, which sometimes raises both the real and the money price of their labour

    32. A considerable number of people are thrown out of employment, who bid one against another, in order to get it, which sometimes lowers both the real and the money price of labour

    33. In a thriving town, the people who have great stocks to employ, frequently cannot get the number of workmen they want, and therefore bid against one another, in order to get as many as they can, which raises the wages of labour, and lowers the profits of stock

    34. In the remote parts of the country, there is frequently not stock sufficient to employ all the people, who therefore bid against one another, in order to get employment, which lowers the wages of labour, and raises the profits of stock

    35. So I selected the two I would bid for

    36. Well the day came I drove down to the auction house with the details on a piece of paper with my expected maximum bid prices

    37. I went to a cash machine and drew out what I might pay for the two I had chosen to bid, then went into the auction house

    38. I bid for this one until it reached my maximum, the auctioneer waited a moment and on the spur of the moment I bid an extra ten percent

    39. Someone quickly bid over me so I shook my head

    40. The third watch came up and so I bid again and then again

    41. I bid as high as I could go, combining both valuations of the first I had lost and the book valuation of this one

    42. Nobody bid so I thought as I had driven all this way, and not return with anything, I put my hand up, but alas another person also bid, so again I raised my hand and the hammer came down, it was mine! I went to the office to pay and received my invoice and returned to the counter to pick up my purchase

    43. Truthfully I was not over joyed at the item as my main focus was to bid and buy the more beautiful watches that had gone for far more than I had been wiling to pay, but I pocketed the item and left to find my car

    44. Thanking Emily, Brice bid her to return to her seat

    45. She bid good-byes to the band and the school and the people who meant so much to her during these years

    46. Nerissa felt increasingly afraid that the swineherd’s bid would

    47. Women aren’t allowed to bid on

    48. We other gods must all do as you bid us, but her you neither scold nor punish; you encourage her because the pestilent creature is your daughter

    49. Theoton bid goodnight to his friends, reciting the ancient proverb with a chuckle:

    50. My whole platoon had landed at the station to bid me adieu, as

    1. Gilla starts as though shaken by the reference to our relationship, but rushes off to do her bidding

    2. My eyelids heavy, I hand it to her and snuggle down under the covers, bidding her a sleepy goodnight as she quietly leaves the room

    3. ’ I said gratefully, as she collects up the dishes and, bidding us a good night, leaves the room

    4. Most of these boys became little more than thugs who did his bidding, which was exactly what Lord Boras wanted

    5. He is the one carrying out his master’s bidding

    6. I can tell you he raised it very well and better still, trained it to do his bidding

    7. By this time Ava was studying the guys out there bidding, wondering if any attractive ones would be interested in her

    8. In spite of her sensibilities, a part of her gloated when the bidding went on and on

    9. “As First to Queen Naria, I hereby read the charges: For those countless boys that you corrupted; for the many innocents that you stole from, raped, and murdered; for following a man you knew to be mad and doing his bidding; for attempting to kill Lord Tarak; for plotting to murder the Queen and aiding Lord Boras in taking the throne, you are hereby sentenced to death

    10. “Madam, I am at your bidding

    11. ” Belle listened, as Kaitlyn continued, “I have forced not merely my nerves and sinews to do my bidding, but I have challenged my every thought and emotion in the effort to purge what silliness and inanity might yet remain in me

    12. ” She ran to tell Aladdin, bidding him to hurry

    13. The hooded congregation shuffled to do his bidding, the noise and blood and the violent butchery having subdued any feelings of retaliation

    14. “Who’ll open the bidding at one hundred?” asked Antechron when it was Nerissa’s turn

    15. Both families were up early, bidding us farewell

    16. bidding Jeff goodbye, she barely returned home when the

    17. 30 minutes I had people bidding

    18. bidding for the scientists’ services, with the help of another branch of the Russian Mafia

    19. I am here to do her bidding,” said Longleaf quietly, but with urgency

    20. Instead of bidding his time, he just literally sprouted wings, grew horns and a set of sharp fangs, a barbed tail, as well as an array of the assorted nasty features usually associated with demons, beelzebubs, balrogs and the armies of hell as portrayed in popular religious fiction

    21. down on? Lately he seemed to be doing the captain’s bidding

    22. Ze same one that implanted you vit zhose false memories, and tricked you into doing his bidding

    23. Another red circle appeared, without bidding

    24. “As is your bidding, your Holiness

    25. He was going to have to learn that she was a professional woman and couldn’t just walk away from business at his bidding

    26. For an example at the local government level, when governments themselves do the tree trimming it costs much more and there are longer waits to get trees trimmed, relative to having that job put out to private contractors, with competitive bidding

    27. He never taught that he was the co-equal of his Father, but that he was here to “do the bidding of my Father

    28. The mechanism will result in pressure to select the lowest bidding contractor, holding quality constant

    29. So he waited patiently, trying to stay out of Saul’s clutches while some other agent arose to do God’s bidding

    30. Calras turned to Ainatunarit’s Army who waited for his bidding

    31. law, and goes at your bidding, and is honourable in your house?

    32. " Mary needed no second bidding

    33. are depended on how much the applicants are bidding for

    34. Lance had a stronger mind and he did have to fight the urge and could feel that something wasnt right because normally he would have been unable to resist the pull to do her bidding no matter how he felt about her

    35. Maggie knew that she was prying, but another question came almost without her bidding it

    36. that they’re using for their landing pages, plug it into lead impact and then be bidding for ad

    37. explained that he had done his bidding over night; and in this he was confirmed by his friends

    38. at his bidding, the torturers brought out the eldest of them, and tearing through his tunic, bound his hands and arms on each side with

    39. For from then onward they could not speak with Him nor lift up their eyes to Heaven for shame of their sins for which they had been condemned; Then I wrote out their petition, and the prayer in regard to their spirits and their deeds individually and in regard to their requests that they should have forgiveness and length; And I went off and sat down at the waters of Dan, in the land of Dan, to the south of the west of Hermon; I read their petition till I fell asleep; And note a dream came to me, and visions fell down on me, and I saw visions of chastisement, and a voice came bidding me to tell it to the sons of Heaven, and reprimand them; And when I awaked, I came to them, and they were all sitting gathered together, weeping in 'Abelsjeel, which is between Lebanon and Sen'ser, with their faces covered; And I recounted before them all the visions which I had seen in sleep, and I began to speak the words of righteousness, and to reprimand the Heavenly Watchers

    40. So he sent one of his attendants with the instruction, 'Buy that footwear no matter what the bidding price be!' Thus, Malviya 135

    41. bidding sites or by contacting companies that advertise for a transcriptionist on

    42. What had been a formal bidding

    43. The Administrators would have finally solved that most ancient of problems—the problem that has haunted all previous rulers: how to control the masses and force them into doing thy master's bidding

    44. There’s murmuring in the room, and I realize we are now the only two still bidding on lot twenty-one

    45. At the same time, he raises his card, bidding on two-ninety

    46. We realized we were bidding on the same property

    47. selected members that will do their bidding and then bring charges against the victim not because of the original investigation but some other trumped up charge like perjury

    48. Don’t know if I triggered a bidding war, but Dino in LC called, asked if I were willing to delay reporting to NM for two weeks while he negotiated with U

    49. illusionary, Illusion sits idly by, watching the squander of energy at its bidding

    50. When his critics become firmly planted in his thoughts, they have a stranglehold on his every move and are capable of manipulating him to doing their bidding

    1. and sallow skin that bids farewell poor innocence,

    2. Meanwhile the master of ceremonies became an auctioneer and took bids for the girl

    3. Ava was glad to know that what Yellelle told her was true and the girl had the right to refuse bids

    4. The king and high priestess went back up the steps to their apartments after only a few bids were completed

    5. At the auction that first day, she’d attracted higher bids than anyone, including one Cypriot who was a skilled woodcarver

    6. And bids them lash him to the mast

    7. are just having the bids come in

    8. The inner Guru bids his

    9. For that reason, Roger bids his warmest farewell to Melbourne in this unusual, but in this case appropriate way:

    10. Invitations for Bids to make explicit that bidders were to specifically

    11. when three of the four heaviest House users of the frank lost their reelection bids

    12. Both Foley and Rostenkowski lost their bids for re-election in the 1994 elections that swept the Democrats out of

    13. While PSL’s CNF contract was sole source and had not previously been opened up to competitive bids, its major subcontractor, Litton, had already informed both NASA and PSL that it would bid for the next five-year contract

    14. The obvious inference was that they vehemently resented my investigations of them and my having forced them to resume participating in the required “green sheet” process whereby bids and contracts were approved collegially

    15. Prospective guests will be requested to submit their first bids tomorrow morning, three hours before noon Nine Valleys time, for occupancy at noon local time at each location

    16. Various bids were received and reviewed by the board, with the surprise high bidder being two investors who were financed by loans from the Retirement Systems of Alabama

    17. The one urges to adultery and corruption avarice and deceit; the other bids farewell to these things

    18. Still, boards of directors, executives, unions, and many others in the companies taken over through hostile bids, do not like what happens to them in the aftermath of those takeovers

    19. of what the top bids are

    20. The idea here is that the longer a website bids on a keyword, the greater the chance that

    21. In explaining that they should spend three hours every evening in study and preparation for their future work, Jesus further said: "We will all remain hereabout until the Father bids me call you

    22. Accordingly, on the morning of Friday, August 12, Jesus said to the twelve: "Lay in provisions and prepare yourselves for a journey to yonder mountain, where the spirit bids me go to be endowed for the finish of my work on earth

    23. 'He bids me say that if you soften your proud, rebellious spirit, he will still open his arms to you

    24. 'Amalric bids me say that it is time to use your magic, wizard,' he said

    25. Bends its soft glance and bids the heart obey,

    26. She bids on nothing but the two painting you’re interested in

    27. Without tracking these variables and making decisions based on them, you will have no idea how to set bids; and will suffer as a consequence

    28. They found out that the insurance coverage in force for the size of the bank was inaccurate and also there was a lack in bids for the contracts for the insurance

    29. I got bids from reputable insurance companies, and the insurance costs were driven down dramatically

    30. I found out that in the repossessed car area, which I encountered before, the cars that were being repossessed and not getting bids before they were disposed of

    31. Until next time, Expiscor bids you

    32. now and join the bids

    33. The funds were finally released for the restoration of St-Michel in 2004, and after several delays in obtaining bids from contractors, the restoration work began in earnest in 2005

    34. “Why I accepted your bids for crew members I will never know

    35. Resist the lazy Epicurean feeling which bids you never scrutinize your inward character

    36. Joseph had a great destiny, but in all of it, he had to hold the word of God! When he's being sold as a slave, when he's standing naked on the slave block there, and they're casting bids for him, nevertheless it shall be done to me, according to what God said to me! When he's framed and put into jail for rape, a false charge of rape, nevertheless it shall be done to me, according to the word of God! When he's in the bottom of the prison, nevertheless, it shall be according to your word Oh God

    37. ‘To start with,’ announced Sathyam, ‘FM’s tenders would have blank bids

    38. Why, it’s almost a revelation! A couple of blank bids to follow, and won’t I show the Prasads of the world their rightful place? If only I could tell all this to Roopa, she would have an idea about her husband’s grey matter

    39. “You and Me / As well these / Have had past / Future as well; Clear are learned in their minds / Embodies selfsame spirit all one / From birth to death, in every birth; Spirit as entity hath no birth / How can thou kill what’s not born; What’s not real, it’s never been / And that’s true, it’s ever there / That’s how wise all came to see; Prima facie if thou feel / Subject Spirit is to rebirths / Why grieve over end of frame; Dies as one / For like rebirth / Why feel sad / Of what’s cyclic; Isn’t thy lament over that / Un-manifested to start with / Gets manifested just as guest / And bids adieu in due course, and, Dies not Spirit as die beings / What for then man tends to grieve

    40. negative signals on their bids

    41. She bids you to remain within the institute�s walls until she returns, as she may not be able to stay for long

    42. The Gospel bids killing by an eye far an eye

    43. In the following verse, the Almighty bids His Prophet to exhort the disbelievers and to warn them of the acceleration of torture

    44. Indeed, if people think of this indication which Al’lah inspired to His Prophet concerning the way he should adopt in leading His slaves obedient and how He bids him to be gentle and lenient with them, they will realize how Merciful and Pitiful Al’lah is with His creatures

    45. So is it with what the noble Prophet apprises the believers of; they are also orders, for he (cpth) bids and forbids, too

    46. Thanks the guests for their visit and bids farewel with a smile and a courtesy

    47. In the following Verse, the Almighty bids His Envoy to exhort the disbelievers and to warn them of the acceleration of torture

    48. The Almighty says: “The angels called out to him (our master Zacharias) as he was communicating with Al’lah in Al-Mihrab (fighting the devils), saying: ‘Al’lah bids you rejoice in the birth of John, who shall confirm the word of Al’lah

    49. In that case, enter the bids only for these

    50. Bids start at $0

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    Synonyms for "bid"

    bid play bidding tender command dictation adjure beseech conjure entreat press invite wish offer call proposition declaration proposal essay suggestion request summons order will charge direct enjoin require summon say tell greet propose proffer

    "bid" definitions

    an authoritative direction or instruction to do something

    an attempt to get something

    a formal proposal to buy at a specified price

    (bridge) the number of tricks a bridge player is willing to contract to make

    propose a payment

    invoke upon

    ask for or request earnestly

    make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands

    make a serious effort to attain something

    ask someone in a friendly way to do something