a person who bids or offers a price
- a person who tends to make a quote at cards
- somebody who makes an offer
- One who bids or provides a price.
a person who offers to pay a specified price for articles provided on the market at a public auction. Webster v. French. 11 HI. 254.
(letter.) One who bids or offers a cost.
The right to manufacture and the right to retail are both monopolies of government permitted to private individuals only upon terms. Distillation of country spirits is allowed according to two systems - either to the highest bidder under strict supervision, or only upon certain spots set apart for the purpose.