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ven·due(vĕn′do͞o, -dyo͞o, vĕn-do͞o′, -dyo͞o′)
A public sale; an auction.
[Dutch vendu, from obsolete French vendue, sale, from Old French, feminine past participle of vendre, to sell, from Latin vēndere; see vend.]
(Commerce) US a public sale; auction
[C17: from Dutch vendu, from Old French vendue a sale, from vendre to sell, from Latin vendere]
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|Noun||1.||vendue - the public sale of something to the highest bidder|
sale - the general activity of selling; "they tried to boost sales"; "laws limit the sale of handguns"
upset price - (auction) the minimum price at which a seller of property will entertain bids
by-bid - bid on behalf of someone else
overbid - bid more than the object is worth
underbid - bid too low
outbid - bid higher than others
underbid - bid lower than a competing bidder