1. Something undesirable, esp. a lawsuit (the cases assigned to the new lawyer were all dogs).
2. Securities. A stock or other investment that suffers public disdain and repeated price declines or poor performance.
bid-bond: A bond filed in public construction projects to ensure that the bidding contractor will enter into the contract. ? The bid bond is a type of performance bond. [Cases: Public Co[…]
bid-in: A bid made by the owner of auctioned property to ensure that the property is not sold below actual value. [Cases: Auctions and Auctioneers 7. C.J.S. Auctions and Auctioneers §§ 2[…]
bidding-up: bidding up. The act or practice of raising the price for an auction item by making a series of progressively higher bids. ? Bidding up is unlawful if the bids are made collusivel[…]
acid-test ratio: 酸性测试比率 财务分析的一种方法。该比率为流动资产与流动负债之比，即现金、上市有价证券、应收账款之和与流动负债之比。 (=q[…]