Meaning of rebid

re•bid

Pronunciation: (v.rē-bid'n.rē'bid&sec), [key]
— v., n. -bid, -bid•ding,
—v.t.
  1. to make a second bid in (a suit that one bid previously): He opened a spade and then rebid spades on the three level.
  2. to submit again for bids, as a work contract or project: The state rebid the proposed road because the original bids were too high.
—v.i.
  1. to make a second bid: He had enough points to open the bidding but not enough to rebid after his partner's pass.
—n.
  1. a second bid: a rebid to keep the auction open.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.