They bid them goodnight and climbed the stairs.
The impulse to do as he bid was too strong.
She bid him goodbye and walked away.
They entered into deep conversation, discussing the pending bid item—a statue of a nymph waving a snake.
I bid you carry it to him.
The two great Roman Catholic powers now both bid for Cromwell's alliance.
Sumatra, Java and Borneo, where active development began in 1883, 1886 and 1896, bid fair to rank before long among the chief sources of the oil supplies of the world.
Dean hoped Edith would tell the old witch where to stuff it, but instead she looked as if she had just won an auction bid for a coronation gown.
On the 15th and 16th Alexander caroused deep into the night at the house by man through his chamber to bid him farewell.
It was one thing to covertly admire Alex, but quite another to stand here discussing him as though he were high dollar merchandise at a low bid auction... and why was Katie so concerned?
Were you going to bid on the bones?
"If you feel the need to expel me for almost breaking the Code, I will go where you bid," Harmony said in a quieter voice.
She heard a muffled response to her knock and walked in, not caring if he bid her enter or get lost.
is not large it is of considerable importance to stock-breeders, as it is a frequent occurrence for buyers for export-to Argentina, Australasia, Canada, the United States and elsewhere-to bid freely at the sale rings, and often to pay the highest prices, thus stimulating the sales and encouraging the breeding of the best types of native stock.
Immediately on erban's death the boiars, to prevent the Porte from handing over the office to the Greek adventurer who bid the highest, proceeded to elect his sister's son Constantine Brancovan.
Having been strongly fortified by Charles V., the city was in 1525 able to bid defiance to Francis I., who was so disastrously beaten in the vicinity, but two years later the French under Lautrec subjected it to a sack of seven days.
(17) Christ did not bid us pray towards the east.
An outburst of Jewish religious feeling is dated in the second year of Darius (520), but whether Judah was making a bold bid for independence or had received special favour for abstaining from the above revolts, external evidence alone can decide.
In course of time the word "bid" in the sense of "pray" became obsolete and was confused with "bid" in the sense of "command" (from O.
In default of payment of arrears of rent Cosby's Manor was sold at sheriff's sale in 1792 and was bid in by General Philip Schuyler, General John Bradstreet, John Morin Scott and others for X1387, or about 15 cents an acre.
Had to really bid it up on the Internet to get it.
It is evident that the Samaritans were not to be outdone by the Jews, that Mount Gerizim was once more being set up against Jerusalem, and that a bold bid was being made by the hated Samaritans for a world-wide religion, which should embrace Pagans as well as Christians.
The Habsburgs, already sure of the Zborowski, bid very high for the support of Zamoyski.
America had re-entered the field of competition, and was rapidly gaining ground so as to be able to bid defiance to the world.
The complications ensuing from Louis XIV.'s designs on the Spanish Netherlands led to a bid for the Swedish alliance, both from the French king and his adversaries.
Edwards' famous sermon at Enfield in 1741 so affected his audience that they cried and groaned aloud, and he found it necessary to bid them be still that he might go on; but Davenport and many itinerants provoked and invited shouting and even writhing, and other physical manifestations.
The Union Civica then decided to make a bold bid for freedom by attempting forcibly to eject Celman and his clique from office.
This act was disallowed by the crown in 1697, and until Governor Cornbury's administration (1702-1708) both the Leislerians and the anti-Leislerians repeatedly bid for the governor's favour by supporting his measures instead of contending for popular rights.
Filled with joy at their rescue from this attack, the citizens crowded to their cathedral, where Beza (then 83 years of age) bid them to sing the 124th Psalm which has ever since been sung.
The bishops at once made a high bid for the favour of the new Sigis- king by consenting to the coronation of his Calvinist munddl., consort (Dec. 7, 1550) and the king five days l.,48-1572.
Do not, he said, think that I mean the flesh which invests and covers me, and bid you eat that; nor suppose either that I command you to drink my sensible and somatic blood.
With some very good jumpers - they can hardly be called good hunters - to steady them is to bid for a fall, while with some very clever hunters to hurry them is to bring them to grief.
Prussia thus made a bid for the sympathy of the democracy at the same time as she declared war against the dynasties; and her power was revealed by the fact that her veto was sufficient to wreck a proposal seconded by the all but unanimous vote of the German sovereigns.
It was, however, no more than a bid for the support of public P~s~an opinion on the part of Bismarck; for even while it was scheme under discussion an angry correspondence was being for the carried on between Berlin and Vienna on the question reirm of armaments, and by the beginning of May both powers were making undisguised preparations for war.
But Theodelinda had so won on the Lombard chiefs that they bid her as queen choose the one among them whom she would have for her husband and for king.
For several years the kings of Pontus and Bithynia bid against each other, till in 116 Phrygia was declared independent, although in reality it was treated as part of the province of Asia.
The new state was at first Democratic in politics, and the southern faction of the Democratic party in 1860 made a bid for its support by nominating as their candidate for vice-president, on the ticket with John C. Breckinridge, Joseph Lane (1801-1881), then a senator from Oregon and previously its territorial governor.
In battle he was wont to bid his followers spare the commons in the pursuit, and to smite only the knights and nobles.
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His reign was marked by a troublesome war with the Paulician heretics, an inheritance from his predecessor; the death of their able chief Chrysochir led to the definite subjection of this little state, of which the chief stronghold was Tephrice on the upper Euphrates, and which the Saracens had helped to bid a long defiance to the government of Constantinople.
In 1687 James made a bid for the support of the Dissenters by advocating a system of joint toleration for Catholics and Dissenters.
The information that you gathered about the property will allow you to begin formulating a starting bid.
Some items on eBay have an option to buy it without having to place a bid.
Melodious, effective, readily intelligible, with a dash of the commonplace, Les Preludes, Tasso, Mazeppa and Fest-Kldnge bid for popularity.
I see I have made myself a slave to philosophy, but if I get free of Mr Lucas's business, I will resolutely bid adieu to it eternally, excepting what I do for my private satisfaction, or leave to come out after me; for I see a man must either resolve to put out nothing new, or to become a slave to defend it."
He confiscated their estates and drove them out of the realm; they fled for the most part to Normandy, to spur on duke Robert to make another bid for the English crown.
As they deny the natural religion of the 18th century - the religion which works its way into harmony with God by virtue - so, still more emphatically, they refuse to bid the sinner merit forgiveness.
The unreflective moral consciousness never finds it difficult to distinguish between a man's power of willing and all the forces of circumstance, heredity and the like, which combine to form the temptations to which he may yield or bid defiance; and such facts as " remorse " and " penitence " are a continual testimony to man's sense of freedom.
This bid for popularity failed, the general election resulting in a Tory majority of forty-six.
The appointment of Franchi as secretary of state was a bid for peace that was viewed by the Irreconcilables with ill-disguised vexation.
and Francis I., who both bid for the friendship of the infamous Aretino, surnamed the divine, both likewise engaged astrologers to fight their battles.
Delatouche was the first to throw himself at her feet and bid her forget all the hard things he had said of her.
After the conquest of Peru by the Spaniards in the 16th century the natives were subjected to much tyranny and oppression, though it must in fairness be said that much of it was carried out in defiance of the efforts and the wishes of the Spanish home government, whose legislative efforts to protect the Indians from serfdom and ill-usage met with scant respect at the hands of the distant settlers and mine-owners, who bid defiance to the humane and protective regulations of the council of the Indies, and treated the unhappy natives little better than beasts of burden.
"Yup," answered Fred as his arm shot to bid.
Then it breaks gently forth in a noble, swinging rhythm and massively soft brazen tones, as Wotan awakes on a mountain height and gazes upon Walhalla, his newly finished palace which he has bid the giants build, so that from it he may rule the world (Melody, Ex.
We bid Mayor Wilkie good day, content Alder's Bridge as we continued to call it, was in good hands.
After a few more banalities Dickinson Faust rose, shook Dean's hand, patted his shoulder and bid a cheery adieu.
They entered into deep conversation, discussing the pending bid itemâ€”a statue of a nymph waving a snake.
He had wanted to convey to Cynthia his concerns over Billy Langstrom's death, but he felt he owed his election bid at least a modicum of concentration if he didn't want to make a fool of himself.
Market makers may bid by phone to the Bank of England no later than 10am on Wednesday morning.
The stock soared while in the hope of a takeover bid.
Market makers may bid by phone to the Bank of England, no later than 10am on Wednesday morning.
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The BGS welcomed its new President, Dr. Jeremy Playfer, into post and bid adieu to Prof Bob Stout.
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backing the bid.
When they see prices falling the bulls turn bearish, sellers accept bid prices which drives all prices down.
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Chris Smith at Oriel Securities believes Amvescap is a good each-way bet for a recovery or bid.
bid farewell to the White Cliffs on our short sea crossing to Calais in France.
Mr Rose has been widely seen as the only man able to persuade shareholders to reject the bid from Mr Green.
bid for the funding of induction mentors to support a cluster of primary schools.
Linford Christie sporting the now legendary Puma contact lenses prior to his Olympic bid - the ultimate in cool sportswear items.
Mr Hudson led the Council's successful bid to obtain Unitary status.
People with OCD carry out these types of compulsion in a desperate bid to calm the anxiety caused by their obsessions.
Had current events not intruded maybe Lotus ' fate would have been different, but in June 1995 IBM launched a hostile takeover bid.
Following on-site inspections, sales will proceed by sealed bid.
We will also endeavor to make available any site surveys, obtain outline planning consent and make it available to the winning bid.
bid farewell to TOS in the November 2000 issue of Computer Shopper.
By this time the shares were 3p, thanks only to a takeover bid.
It is Britain's most abundant fern and started its take-over bid as early settlers slashed and burned clearings in woodland across Britain.
I then spend time with Marie talking about a lottery bid I am making and she has agreed to help me with.
Later, on Cotopaxi, just Jude and Craig opted to go to the hut, for the final summit bid.
With proxy bidding you will pay the lowest possible price until someone else places a higher bid.
biker gang are giving people the chance to bid for a day riding with them.
Iraqi leaders bid to end bloodshed Pardons plan excludes killers of US troops.
bluebirds owner Hammam has stated he will leave no stone unturned in his bid to bring Premiership football to Cardiff.
For example, many companies are offering sign-up bonuses and loyalty bonuses in a bid to be competitive, " he says.
Then, after much bowing and salutations to the crowd, Taha and his boys bid farewell.
Martin's bid of over £ 1bn would pit him against a possible management buyout announced last month headed by chief executive Kevin Lomax.
buyout bid by the Assynt Foundation was successful at the beginning of June.
canaryn>Canaries fans will hope that he can continue to improve for his club in a bid to impress his new international boss.
clear indication also needs to be given about how to bid for additional funds where necessary.
From our final camp at the south col we made the summit bid.
come-hither look in Liverpool's direction, tempting them to make a new bid for Simao Sabrosa.
Homes bid on bungalow site Shell Haven future remains unclear Murder inquiry under way More seats for c2c commuters Who stole my little pony?
congratulated on the quality of the bid submitted to the New Opportunities Fund.
They are also preparing a bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund for funding for retrospective conversion of the existing card catalogs.
What I did, tho, was to bid 3, craven cowardice of the highest order.
Steve Hislop's heroic bid to win the British Superbike title ended in a high-speed crash on Sunday.
Creating woodland crofts Communities wishing to create woodland crofts would bid to buy national forest land under the National Forest Land Scheme.
fingers crossed that West Ham put in a bid of less than £ 1.5 million.
cue bid of 4.
In every country there is an upland or outfield territory, which will always bid defiance to agriculture.
desperate bid to hang on to power.
They have even had to employ a doorman at the local line dancing class in a bid to prevent rowdy youngsters causing trouble.
Among those hoping for a higher bid is a government deeply embarrassed by the deal.
Often the women joined in, and as they bid excitedly against each other the church rang with opprobrious epithets.
Hygiene ratings for more than 500 catering establishments in the town will be displayed in a bid to drive up standards in the town.
We bid farewell to the White Cliffs on our short sea crossing to Calais in France.
fended off a bid from Everton, who were prepared to pay £ 25,000.
It now sets up a thrilling finale for the women's team in their bid to clinch a berth at the finals.
The woman said she kicked him and dug her false fingernails into his skin in a bid to fight him off.
Despite an expected flurry of suitors, Reading's bid for the Bermudan was the first one the Manchester side had received.
National Express have launched a new website detailing their plans to bid for the Great western train franchise.
Only today I received a call from Physics wanting to open a discussion on a joint research bid with cultural geographers!
gilt-edged market makers may bid by telephone to the Bank of England not later than 10.30 am on Wednesday, 29 October 1997.
We bid everyone goodbye, and head back to the hotel.
First pair to bid and make a grand slam.
BG Group will only bid to explore if it can operate within its ethical guidelines.
heighten speculation that Crest remains a genuine bid target.
hip-hop star has launched a new voting initiative called Citizen Change in a bid to make voting popular again.
No by mine honor, but I was bid to come for you Ros.
hostile bid from OM, the company that runs Sweden's exchange.
We lost an imp on the first board and then followed three thin games for NS, bid and made in both rooms.
We have the added impetus of the Olympic bid.
Back to top Q: How do the bid increments work?
Because of this fact the bid was invalid according to the tender invitation.
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I cajoled us on in an anxious bid for a raised knoll where a breeze would ensure midges stayed grounded.
lambasted the idea of getting cultural figures involved when we do not even know about the bid yet.
Oscar Reyes quite rightly lambasted the idea of getting cultural figures involved when we do not even know about the bid yet.
last-ditch bid to raise £ 1m to avoid going out of business.
European lawmakers also reiterated their support for Taiwan's bid to rejoin the World Health Organization as an observer.
The staff then liquidated his company in a bid to obtain redundancy pay from the government.
Abstract: Gillian Scott looks at the need for nurses to become computer literate in a bid to meet patient needs.
litter louts are already underway across North Lanarkshire in a bid to keep our areas Streetsmart.
Residents, and Community Beat Officer Kath Jukes were very keen to make this a regular event in a bid to deter litter louts.
However, a shipping magnate has stepped in with a rival offer $ 4 million above Abbey's bid.
marina basin was empty of MBM boats and the Harbor Master came down the pontoon bid Calm Voyager a French farewell.
We have also bid for the funding of induction mentors to support a cluster of primary schools.
Hope your looking after the Arbroath top that was bid for by a group of rather merry gents at the recent succesful Sportsmans Dinner.
millionaire philanthropist Peter Lampi, who has also been prominent in the bid to recruit disadvantaged children to university.
With the police on three sides, he makes a final bid for freedom by entering a minefield.
Any bid to look into the ethical minefield was somewhat superceded by the general drama of getting news of the site out.
A DVD reminding young motorists about safe driving has been launched in a bid to cut the number of fatal crashes in north Wales.
The new scheme is promoted as being an alternative to widening motorways in a bid to ease congestion and manage traffic incidents.
mulling a bid.
Glasgow scientists have been examining the tsunami deposits in a bid to more accurately predict future occurrences.
on-site inspections, sales will proceed by sealed bid.
It is one of many ways we are getting involved in supporting London's bid and encouraging others to do the same.
outbid the current high bidder you will be offered the option to place a higher bid.
If someone else bids later, Ebay will automatically outbid them, as long as it's still less than your bid maximum.
If you are immediately outbid, you will be informed, and you may place a new, higher bid.
outlive men across mid Cheshire Keeping watch Talks go on in bid to avoid strike.. .
outright rejection would have blocked the bid.
overcall A bid that follows a bid made by the opponents.
Only one bid in these categories outside the specialist institutions did not make such collaboration overt.
ovulaten Kutcher reportedly jetted across the US to visit ovulating wife Demi Moore - in a bid to get her pregnant.
using a pedometer, they are measuring how many steps they are doing every day, in a bid to get more active.
The scheme received backing from millionaire philanthropist Peter Lampi, who has also been prominent in the bid to recruit disadvantaged children to university.
Two bills passed through the US Senate on Friday in a bid to combat internet piracy.
If you wish to be kept informed of any bids exceeding yours, enclose a postcard or SASE with your bid.
preempting the opponents with your side's first bid.
In such a situation, highly productive staff would tend to have their salaries bid up.
The British publicist Phil Symes had worked with Behi on The Magic Box and agreed to help Behi in his bid to reach Brando.
In fairly high water conditions the four descended the ramp whilst Peter Rose snapped photos and bid us a final farewell.
A levy is paid by non-domestic ratepayers in the BID Area Important point ONE PAYS ALL PAY!
rebuffed bid for ailing high-street retailer Marks & Spencer, earlier this year, was well publicized.
regret to inform you our bid was not successful to purchase this property.
rehab in a bid to kick her cocaine addiction.
retract a bid.
This simply shows how many bid retractions you have made in the past 6 months.
In September 1997 the Post revealed that a £ 5.5million Lottery grant bid toward a proposed revamp of St Helen's had failed.
This well known brand was then reworded with ' Back the Bid London 2012 in place of ' Network SouthEast ' .
Small arms, described as ' high-powered rifles ' USA 1988 US Customs foil bid to buy rifles from gun dealer in Alabama.
The construction industry is back in the spotlight again with significant fines imposed on over 350 companies engaged in bid rigging.
scoot off the curb at speed in a bid to beat the traffic.
If not reversed, he said " it would completely scupper any bid " by the United States for the Summer or Winter Games.
And the good news is that, thanks to another successful lottery bid, Tern is to be extended right along the central seafront.
Smart UKÃ¢s parent firm Daimler Chrysler announce a shake-up of the brand in April in a bid to achieve profitability by 2007.
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The 4 bid was showing a singleton or void.
Ok time to go, Matt has to go bid on some more old skateboards.
With an even better hand, he is well placed to bid a slam.
With a chance to bid for a bob sleigh ride in the charity auction, this is an all action event!
solar panels on top of its roof in a bid to save energy.
showing solidarity: the England soccer team get behind the London 2012 bid.
souvenir hunters will be able to bid for the signs at an auction next month.
speculation in the weekend press that private equity firm Permira were about to make a bid for the company.
The DTI said it was aware of all the bid speculation.
People would decorate doors and windows with holly in a bid to capture evil sprits and prevent them entering their homes.
The East London Boro lies at the heart of the London 2012 Olympic Bid, with the main Olympic stadium proposed for Stratford.
A very important museum in a major city has reached the second stage of a Lottery bid.
started writing a bid to Youth Music for a further year of funding.
Premiership new boys Wigan Athletic are reported to be preparing a bid for England under-21 striker Dean Ashton.
The latter had become a tall, handsome stripling during his residence abroad, and bid fair to rival Bax himself in stature.
successful bid to obtain Unitary status.
successful in the bid.
Energy Group agreed to the bid, but rival suitors may not be deterred.
suppose that depends on what you received compared to what you bid for!
takeover bid is still in the approvals process.
takeover bidder, for example, would have to include the value of it when setting a bid price.
We undertake annual fundraising telethons and schools can bid for funding from the alumni fund.
The exact timing for the bid assessment process will depend to some extent on the volume of bids received.
torchure 2 shows an upside-down Eiffel Tower resembling the Olympic flashlight for the Paris bid for the 2012 Olympic Games.
traipseair quickly find themselves traipsing through crack houses, drug dens and filthy hide-outs in a bid to find the killer.
Somerfield argued that the bid substantially undervalued the company.
I bid you all a fond valediction, but I must move on.
venture capital firm Blackstone to present a combined bid for Birds Eye.
With the Saracen and the Greek as his subjects, the Norman had really no need to innovate; he had simply to bid the men of the land to go on working for him instead of for any other.
It is to him that the world is indebted for the introduction of methods which have already worked wonders, and bid fair to render possible the preventive treatment of all infectious diseases.
Indeed, many of them bid us regard "dogmatic" as falling under the history of theology and not of dogma (see DOGMA).
But this would seem to have been a vain bid for popularity with the widdle classes, which had no result at the time, and the barons preferred to keep things in their own hands, and to abide by ancient precedents.
Then one of the fishermen said, "Let us ask the governor about it and do as he shall bid us."
A levy is paid by non-domestic ratepayers in the BID Area Important point ONE PAYS ALL PAY !
Green 's recently rebuffed bid for ailing high-street retailer Marks & Spencer, earlier this year, was well publicized.
He said I could make any bid at the two-level after partner 's redouble to show him the psych.
We regret to inform you our bid was not successful to purchase this property.
Kate Moss has checked herself into rehab in a bid to kick her cocaine addiction.
My Love in Heaven, bid me rejoice To hear once more love 's earthly voice !
For this reason they provide a simple way for bidders to retract a bid.
To retract a Bid you must contact the Guardian Unlimited Travel Auction Manager with your Bid retraction request.
In September 1997 the Post revealed that a £ 5.5million Lottery grant bid toward a proposed revamp of St Helen 's had failed.
This well known brand was then reworded with ' Back the Bid London 2012 in place of ' Network SouthEast '.
The first installment is a bid to salve the wounds of those missing their daily dose of Pete Burns.
The temptation is to scoot off the curb at speed in a bid to beat the traffic.
Shill bidding is where a ' friend ' often the seller themselves, uses another eBay ID to bid on their...
Bedfordshire County Council is installing a 34 square meter array of solar panels on top of its roof in a bid to save energy.
Showing solidarity: the England soccer team get behind the London 2012 bid.
Souvenir hunters will be able to bid for the signs at an auction next month.
That statement followed speculation in the weekend press that private equity firm Permira were about to make a bid for the company.
In September 2003 we started writing a bid to Youth Music for a further year of funding.
His campaign in Village ward used leaflets full of lies in a bid to stoke up fear and resentment in the community.
Collection of the larger items will have to be arranged by whoever is successful in the bid.
I suppose that depends on what you received compared to what you bid for !
We'll miss the way she used to raid the bid in the living room looking for sweetie wrappers.
The takeover bid is still in the approvals process.
A takeover bidder, for example, would have to include the value of it when setting a bid price.
Police are urging people to check their home security in a bid to thwart would-be thieves.
Figure 2 shows an upside-down Eiffel Tower resembling the Olympic flashlight for the Paris bid for the 2012 Olympic Games.
The pair quickly find themselves traipsing through crack houses, drug dens and filthy hide-outs in a bid to find the killer.
Summary: bid to understand individual variation in susceptibility to disease, requirements for nutrients.
It is believed to have teamed up with fellow venture capital firm Blackstone to present a combined bid for Birds Eye.
I hate Standard Life but will probably hold onto the shares for a while in the hope of a takeover bid.
We just hope she does n't go too far in her bid to become a yummy mommy !
Don't forget to factor in the shipping costs before you bid!
Be sure you factor in the cost of shipping before you place your bid.
Be sure and take your measurements before you bid or buy online, however, and request the measurements of the bra from the seller as well.
The trustee handling the foreclosure sale will be able to tell you the minimum bid the lender is willing to accept.
Once you do that, make a bid at the foreclosure auction.
You could also turn in a sealed bid to the lender when the foreclosure sale wraps up.
When you put in your bid and it's accepted (i.e. you've signed an offer), you are officially in escrow.
Bid for the used motorcycle you want at eBay Motors.
View each available piece and email your bid if you are interested in purchasing one.
To bid and buy from eBay, you will need to set up your own account.
That's the main drive to go bid on cars that can't be tested until won.
Take your copy of Kelley Blue Book to ensure that you don't bid higher than a car's value.
It also allows you to get on the National Bidders List so you'll be informed of when there is a seized car to bid on.
You can do the initial search based on the make of car you're looking for and your zip code, but you won't be able to bid until you pay a one-time fee between $49 and $69.95.
In addition to that, there is the "as is" clause, so you'll need to educate yourself both before the auction (what to look for, how to bid, and so on) and on the car itself (a VIN number for car history is a major key).
DVDs. You will most likely have to bid on the lots, but most eBay sellers have a Buy It Now option so they can keep turning over the lots.
This auction site has millions of products, retail and wholesale, and gives everyone an equal chance to bid on items.
Just be sure to review the seller's feedback before placing a bid, and make sure that you don't pay the price you'd pay for an antique item for a replica (carefully read the descriptions and ask any questions you have beforehand).
You bid on lots of printers that you can sell at whatever price you think will make you the most money.
The noncompetitive bid means that you agree to accept the interest rate determined by the auction.
When you place this type of bid, you are guaranteed to receive the bond amount you want.
A competitive bid allows you to specify the bond yield that you will accept.
Your bid can be accepted in the full amount, accepted in less than the full amount or rejected.
You can only place a competitive bid if you use a broker, dealer or banker.
First decide whether you want to place a noncompetitive or competitive bid.
If you want to make a competitive bid, you'll have to find a brokerage house or bank.
If you choose to make a noncompetitive bid, you can deal with [www.TreasuryDirect.gov Treasury Direct].
Familiarize yourself with the box to input a bid, where the bid button is and other features which you might be interested in.
Knowing where to click so you won't hit the wrong button is crucial so you won't accidentally bid on something.
Once you know the website a little better, what do you want to bid on?
When the search results appear, don't just focus on one particular auction and don't bid yet.
Placing a bid early on isn't the best or worst strategy.
What sometimes happens is that someone else who searches for the item and sees there's a bid on it, may also place a bid or watch it.
Waiting until there's about one day left is a great time to bid.
Here you have two options: You can place a bid at the minimum bid amount or the next level up if there's already a bid, or you can enter in your maximum bid amount.
Keep in mind that you don't have to pay that amount if the bid never reaches that amount.
Auction sites have a little bit of everything for sale, you just have to place a bid!
In English auctions, buyers openly bid against each other for an item, with the item going to the highest bidder.
If you want to bid on an item, be prepared to wave your arms and card around to get the auctioneer's attention (once the bidding opens, of course).
After that, a nod will keep your bid alive.
Online auctions offer the best chance for doing research, so before you place a bid, find out the value of the item you're bidding on and whether the seller has a history of being a reputable dealer.
Remember, every bid you place drives up the price even more.
Until you get the feel for an auction, when to bid, how often and what an item is truly worth, be sure to start in slowly.
Just be sure to confirm the shipping price before placing a bid.
You can also choose the buy it now option instead of trying to bid on one and waiting to see if you won it or not.
Always ask for estimates from at least three contractors before deciding on one, and remember that the lowest bid isn't always the best.
Buying from eBay, doesn't mean that you have to bid on something and wait for the auction to end to see if you got the item.
Good feedback will build buyer confidence, and more people will bid on your items.
The only drawback: if you place a very low bid, you may not get a taker at all, and end up taking a more expensive ticket close to the day you leave.
In order to bid on an auction, you must first create an eBay account.
For example, if you're bidding on a book, and the starting bid is 99 cents, you can bid 99 cents.
If you decide that you're willing to pay up to five dollars for the book, you could also start with a bid of five dollars.
Your bid will actually start at 99 cents until someone else places another bid.
If another buyer comes along and bids two dollars, the system will bid on your behalf and top that two-dollar bid.
You will still be the high bidder with a bid of slightly over two dollars, depending on the auction's bidding increments.
However, if that second bidder put in a bid of six dollars, he or she would then be the new high bidder, with an amount just over your five-dollar bid.
Some bidders will bid their maximum days before an auction's end.
You can only take advantage of "buy it now" when there are no bids on an auction; it disappears with the first placed bid.
Risk - Toss the virtual dice and take over continents in a bid for world domination.
As a buyer, you can generally choose to pick up the car or have it delivered, so you can purchase a car from any location without wondering how you'll go get it if you have the winning bid.
Each time you wish to post an item on EBay, bid on items or make an online purchase, you have to be signed in to the auction site.
People just like you place their items up for bid, and shoppers then battle it out over the final price.
Don't forget to factor in the shipping and handling price before you bid, however.
You should read the description thoroughly before making a bid to make sure you know what you're getting.
Farrell went for $20,000 and Hilton received a bid of $200,000.
Search for your favorite celebrity and place your bid.
Be sure and take into account the shipping and handling fees, however, when you decide how much to bid.
The online auction site allows you to bid on new and used kids apparel, much of which is high-quality designer items from the likes of Ralph Lauren and Tommy Hilfiger.
Luxury Link allows you to bid on incredible luxury vacation experinces such as cruises to the Bermuda and the Caribbean.
There's no better way to bid farewell to your days as a swinging single than to take a bunch of your best friends on a cruise.
Because it is an auction house, you must bid on what you want to buy, but eBay makes it easy to keep an eye on what you are interested in.
You can set a maximum bid on an item you wish to buy.
When you do this, eBay will automatically increase your bid until your maximum bid is reached.
Many retailers are using eBay as a storefront these days, so you don't have to bid on items but can instead use the Buy it Now feature to complete the transaction.
Again, be sure to bid responsibly and know what you are getting.
Finding the right contractor may take some searching and bid requests.
This solution - along with the measurements and pictures we take during our visit - is then uploaded to our site for selected contractors to bid on.
Interested buyers can bid for the bracelets in online auctions or buy them at a fixed price from the sellers' stores.
Bid on fashions from the 80s or ones that are inspired from the decade.
Here, you'll find a great selection of plaid bondage pants to bid on or purchase directly from stores.
Bid at various retailers for a variety of styles and fabrics to size 6X.
Your very best option is to visit eBay, where hundreds of Bill Blass denim listings are waiting to be purchased or bid on.
The ones that allow users to bid rather than just "Buy It Now" don't always have bids beside them.
One without a reserve may have only an $80.00 bid while another has 20 bids and has made it to $550.00.
Be wary of sellers with little, no or negative feedback, and make sure you ask any questions you may have before you place your bid.
Be diligent about reading the user feedback, however, and make sure you know what you'll be getting before you bid.
At a starting bid of just $9.99 and a shipping cost of $20.00, you'll be hard pressed to find a better deal.
Don't bid without really examining the auction and contacting the seller with any questions you need answered first.
Be aware of what you're buying and also consult the guide before making a bid so that you're less likely to bid unknowingly on a pair of fake M frames rather than the real thing.
To get a great deal on a pair, try an auction site such as eBay where you can bid on a pair for a low price.
Now that you're ready to bid, it's time to find that PS3.
One is to put a small bid on the auction, keep an eye on it until the very end, and then try to outbid your competition at the very last minute.
Also, there are companies that you can sign up with that can do the bidding for you ("sniping programs"), and they will also try to bid at the last minute to try and win the auction.
Another strategy for buying a PS3 on eBay is to just bid the maximum amount you would be willing to buy the item.
By placing your bid ahead of time, you can still check on the auction, but if you're outbid you can then decide if the item is worth more and bid again.
It is also nice since it will be easier to compare the auctions and decide which one(s) you would like to bid on.
What I usually do is put what they call a "watch" on particular items of interest if the bid prices are the same.
Some say it is better to bid at the last minute.
If you know what the maximum amount you are willing to spend, just put your maximum bid right away.
If you choose the auction, your opponent can bid against you for the property.
You can find new and pre-owned video games on many different auction websites, but how do you choose and how much should you bid?
One popular strategy when trying to win an auction is to bid low early in the auction time period, then bid up at the very last few minutes of the auction to hopefully "snipe" someone else from winning.
However, there are now services that people can hire to bid for them automatically (until they reach their maximum price they are willing to pay).
Another strategy is to simply bid the maximum amount you are willing to pay right away.
This way if you get outbid during the auction, you can determine if you think the game is worth another higher bid.
All you need to bid on their auctions is to have a Yahoo email address.
Not only are current cards for sale shown, along with bid information, full sales details of recently sold cards can be seen too.
You don't want to look at the auction price so much as you should be looking at the ending bid.
Globalive, the parent company to Wind Mobile, put in a bid of $442 million to secure the spectrum required for its network launch.
Adolescents, however, are more likely to swallow or insert foreign bodies intentionally as a risk-taking behavior, a bid for attention, or under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Online sites such as VegSource.com and Homeschool Bid offer swap boards where you can list and browse used curriculum.
If you're interested in performing project based freelance writing, you might want to consider registering with Rent A Coder, where you'll search job boards and bid on jobs for clients from all over the world.
Thinking about putting in a bid on a new home, but you're not sure what the payments will be like?
Additionally, BofA offers real estate locating services and other resources such as information on how to bid on a home and calculators to estimate monthly mortgage payments.
At the sheriff sale your property will be auctioned off with a pre-set starting bid.
A home value tool which allows you to check the market value of the home you want to buy before you submit a bid.
This allows buyers to review the inspection and also may make buyers more comfortable with putting in a bid because they know an inspection has already been conducted.
Interested parties will bid on your home and the highest bidder will own your home.
You must work with a real estate broker, real estate agent, or servicing representative to submit your offer or bid.
These properties may represent a bargain if you have the highest bid, although they are generally listed at or near the market price.
With your pre-approval in hand, you will know how much to bid in an auction, or how much you can offer for a great deal.
Real estate brokers registered with the HUD can bid on the behalf of potential buyers.
For example, firefighters, police officers, teachers, local governments and nonprofit organizations are allowed to bid first on such properties, allowing the homes to be purchased by those who need them most.
A window of opportunity exists during which you can make your bid for the HUD property for sale.
If you are serious about buying, take advantage of this window and submit your bid well before the due date.
HUD will often accept the highest bid, unless other requirements are met, such as the above with respect to firefighters and law enforcement officers.
You will be placing an offer / bid on the HUD-owned property.
Once you have found a property, you usually will have to work with an agent or broker in order to make an offer since many lenders will not work with private buyers and many auctions only allow certain registered agents to bid.
You will notice on each listing, a bar that reads "make offer" or "offer bid" appears.
You must submit a bid through a real estate agent.
If you want to bid on a home, contact the real estate agent listed.
The real estate agent is required to assist you in placing a bid.
You place a bid on a HUD foreclosed home through an approved real estate agent or broker.
There is no charge for the agent to explain the process and help you place a bid or offer.
You may use a licensed buyer's agent to assist you in placing a bid or offer.
Place a bid on these homes through an approved real estate agent, who will assist you in the bidding process.
Working through a real estate agent, you may submit a bid or offer on the home of your choice.
Remember that these homes are for sale "as is," and even though they may have been inspected, it may be in your best interest to obtain a private home inspection before making an offer or bid.
Submit a bid or offer on the home of your choice through an approved local real estate agent.
A refundable five percent deposit is required when you place a bid.
Enter the maximum bid amount you're willing to pay and the computer program will keep bidding for you up to that amount, or you may bid manually.
You place a bid on a HUD foreclosed home through an approved real estate agent/broker.
Working through a real estate broker, you may submit a bid or offer on the home of your choice.
For this reason, it is recommended that you obtain your own home inspection prior to placing a bid on a property if possible.
Learn not only where the auctions are held, but how you must bid and pay for the property.
Little prep time: You may not have enough time to completely investigate the title and inspect the property before making a bid.
Different states also require auction participants to bring different things for payment- either cash or a cashier's check for the full price of the property or for a percentage of the bid price.
Given your budget, you should determine your maximum bid on this property.
Get the necessary papers from the auctioneer to verify your winning bid.
There are also websites such as Guru, Rent A Coder, and Get A Freelancer which allow work at home moms to bid on projects of interest.
Hard-to-find action figures are sometimes placed up for bid on the website.
Be sure to consider shipping costs before placing your bid.
Some items are "Buy it Now" and others you'll have to bid and hopefully win them at a good price.
Sometimes adding the shipping to your winning bid can make your purchase cost more than what you would have paid at full retail price.
Just be prepared to make a good bid, as there are also a number of individuals that are interested in obtaining quality popcorn popping machines.
Once the economy turned, EcoQuest's sales followed suit and after an unsuccessful bid to get third-party financing, Jackson sold a large portion of the company to Aerus Holdings LLC.
You will see many listings for board games plus time left and current bid.
Congregants are given a few weeks to bid on the dinner of their choice, and the winning bid enjoys a nice meal and good fellowship, while you reap the benefits of a fundraiser with zero output costs.
For silent auctions, you'll need to create a bid sheet for each item that includes the minimum bid accepted, the minimum incremental increase, and rows where bidders can indicate their interest and amount they are willing to pay.
You can bid on online auctions at eBay, find out-of-print books at Amazon.com or Biblo.com, or discover a great deal on Craig's List.
As you ring in the new year and bid farewell to days gone by, you'll find these bubbly New Year's eve costumes are perfect for celebrating.
Never bid on an engagement ring at an online auction without examining several photographs first.
You've found the ring, judged its worth, and proven the reputation of the seller: now it's time to bid.
Determine what your upper price limit is (compared to store-bought rings), and wait until as close to the end of the auction as possible before placing your bid.
Choose an odd bid to thwart other last minute bidders: for example, if you are willing to pay $500 for the ring, list your bid as $505.06.
There are legitimate project listings that you can bid on all throughout the Internet (there are also scams, so beware!) - a few great sites with writing projects include Freelancewriting.com or OnlineWritingJobs.
This exemption encompasses information that is specifically protected under any federal law as well as information included in proposals submitted as part of tha competitive contract bid process.
Clients should be aware that it's a good idea to review writing samples for quality and style before accepting any bid and to pay close attention to the way that previous clients have rated the individual you are considering hiring.
Freelancer: The Freelancer site is a fee-based membership site that has writers bid on jobs and projects.
These sites often list jobs posted by companies or publications looking for poetry submissions and applying is as easy as filling out a form online and in some cases, making a bid for the job.
A back-to-school party is an exciting way to bid farewell to summer.
Some movies rated NC-17 include: Easier With Practice, The Hottest Bid, The Loves of Lady Chatterly and Peepshow.
With eBay, though, you never know exactly what you're going to pay, and you're going to have to be patient enough to wait for the auction to conclude to find out if you've won the bid.
If you have professional skills that are in demand, register on Guru or Get a Freelancer to bid for freelance projects in fields such as computer programming, finance, sales, marketing, or business consulting.
Frequently sellers will set the price ridiculously low, thinking buyers will bid it up to a higher level.
If a bid has already been entered, that bidder may be notified of your bid and have the opportunity to raise theirs.
The first bidder may even have an automated bid in place, programmed to top other bids, up to a certain ceiling.
Fans of Home and Away bid farewell to Sally who left the show with her daughter Pippa after 20 years.
For example, Rory left to join the press junket following then Senator Obama's bid to be the Democratic Nominee for President.
The show bid farewell to Braeden by Victor Newman leaving Genoa City with ex-wife Nikki to spend time in a rehabilitation facility in Europe.
On April 23, 2010, Adam bid farewell to Pine Valley, deciding that he will follow Brooke to Europe and reclaim her love and his health at the same time.
The end of the season bid a final farewell to series original Dell (Chris Lowell) who died as a result of a car accident.
You can also bid for low hotel and air rates.
You can practically bid on the world on eBay, and usually get it for a pretty good deal!
When the museum closed, the watch was among 80 other pieces from the collection that were deaccessioned and sold at Sotheby's (nyse: BID - news - people ) in 1999.
The watch should sell for around $500 in mint condition, so be careful of how much you bid or offer to pay for this piece.
Search for vintage Gucci watches that are not easily found elsewhere or bid on a new watch and get it at a great price.
Buying through an auction site can have its dangers, however, and it is always important to check the vendor's feedback before proceeding to bid on an item.
These 'clicks' are typically bid on, with the most popular search terms being the most expensive.
If you want to bid on major projects, learning how to write an excellent business proposal will help you generate high-dollar projects.
There is usually no fee to attend or bid on these repo vehicles.
Again, government agencies do not usually charge a fee to bid or attend auctions.
Reading about how to bid at a repo auction is only part of the story.
Above all, do research on the specific car you are bidding on before you make a bid.
When you do finally go to bid, have cash on hand or in the bank.
Don't go over the maximum that you set for your bid, as you will still be legally liable for paying for the car.
If an on-site, online, or local auction charges you a fee to look at vehicles or bid on vehicles, find one that doesn't charge any fees.
You can bid on manuals or choose a seller's Buy It Now feature to have one shipped to you.
Prices for these authentic manufacturer service manuals depend upon the price the seller sets and who places the highest bid per eBayMotors guidelines.
When you attend an auto auction, just make sure to hold your ground and never bid higher than the 500 dollars that you want to pay.
There will always be another vehicle to bid on.
In order to get to the Worlds Competition, located in Orlando, a squad must receive a bid to attend.
Pledges are new members who have recently accepted a bid from a particular sorority.
If a pledge accepts a bid from Delta Sigma Theta, then she will begin to learn about the rich history and traditions of this organization.
Every year the LSU cheer team competes at the UCA's Collegiate Championships, and for the last 10 years LSU has received a paid bid.
Local individuals or businesses bid on the particular work to be performed, and the cheerleader or the squad must perform the work in exchange for money.
Be ready to submit your bid quickly in order to outbid other last minute bidders.
Sometimes if you win more than one bid, your shipping charges are combined into a lower price.
When shopping an auction site like eBay, check the seller's reputation before you bid.
Clothes - This is an auction site where you can bid on various styles and colors of women's vintage nylons.
If you are unsure how to do this yourself, most graphic artists will bid out the project for you.
Instead, you can devise some kind of scoring system, such as trading chips in for tickets that allow people to bid on prizes later in the night.
Horrified at his own actions, Boromir bid them to run before he turned on the monsters approaching and died defending the escaping hobbits.
For an additional cost, buyers and sellers can also attend an innovative gathering where sellers offer their social networking website or business for sale and buyers can bid on those products.
Advertisers bid to place ads on all 800 of these possible search variations on "debt," driving up the price paid for advertisements.
Before you bid, have your Cub Scout try on uniforms at the local Scout shop so you know what size to buy.
This is an advertising method that is linked to Search Engine Optimization, which works by allowing a company to bid on certain keywords related to their business.
Other websites where you can post your website project for programmers to bid on include Scriptlance, Web Designers 123, and GetAFreelancer.
Through their AdWords service, Google displays your ad when someone searches using keywords you bid on.
Many are registered on sites such as Freelancer.com, where you can post the specifics of your site along with a deadline and wait for over a million registered users to bid on it.
A Venetian merchant is known to have bid 22,000 gold florins for the doomed vanities, but the scandalized authorities not only rejected his offer but added his portrait to the pile.
But empires move, though rulers bid them stand still.
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