his bid

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  • His bid for a third term would see another significant popular vote increase.
  • He is told he must take the entire lot, that his bid was for all. Cited from Lights and Shadows of New York Life, by James D. McCabe
  • He lost his bid for re-election to a fourth term.
  • He lost in his bid to form government in the subsequent provincial general election.
  • Going up the street at dinner-time, he made his bid. Cited from Little Novels of Italy, by Maurice Henry Hewlett
  • I told him that if his bid was not back in time I would so note it. Cited from The Iron Puddler, by James J. Davis
  • After losing his bid for re-election, he returned to private practice as a lawyer.
  • He then came into my office and took down his bid to revise it. Cited from The Iron Puddler, by James J. Davis
  • Ray eventually appointed the two men, but lost his bid for the Senate seat.
  • He lost his bid in the August primary finishing a distant fifth place.
  • He then asked her outright if she would support him in his bid for the crown.
  • But his bid turned out to be too low.
  • He has meanwhile dropped his bid to become department head and has become a more involved parent and professor.
  • He was defeated in his bid for re-election.
  • He was defeated for re-election in an upset in his bid for a second term.
  • These would prove to be the best arguments in his bid for power.
  • They felt that he would mortgage the club's future to pay for his bid.
  • The jury found him not guilty, though he did lose his bid for re-election.
  • Ross lost his bid for re-election two years later.
  • He served in that position for just one two-year term; he was defeated in his bid for a second term.
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