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Definition of tender verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they tender
    he / she / it tenders
    past simple tendered
    -ing form tendering
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  1. 1[intransitive] tender (for something) to make a formal offer to supply goods or do work at a stated price Local firms were invited to tender for the building contract. competitive tendering
  2. 2[transitive] tender something (to somebody) (formal) to offer or give something to someone He has tendered his resignation to the President.
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