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English noun: auction

1. auction (act) a variety of bridge in which tricks made in excess of the contract are scored toward game; now generally superseded by contract bridge

Synonymsauction bridge

Broader (hypernym)bridge

2. auction (act) the public sale of something to the highest bidder

Synonymsauction sale, vendue

Broader (hypernym)sale

Domain category membersbid, by-bid, offer, outbid, overbid, tender, underbid, underbid, upset price

English verb: auction

1. auction (possession) sell at an auction

Synonymsauction off, auctioneer

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)sell

Domain categorycommerce, commercialism, mercantilism

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