[b_ˈeɪ_d], [bˈe͡ɪd], [bˈe‍ɪd]

Definitions of bade:

  1.   Of to bid. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  2.   Past of bid, which see. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  3.   Past tense of BID. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.

Quotes for bade:

  1. The peculiar fascination which the South held over my imagination and my limited capital decided me in favor of Atlanta University; so about the last of September I bade farewell to the friends and scenes of my boyhood and boarded a train for the South. – James Weldon Johnson
  2. The very winds whispered in soothing accents, and maternal Nature bade me weep no more. – Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

Usage examples for bade:

  1. It was with tears in his eyes that Cleary bade his friend good- by, for he could see that he was a very sick man. ” – Captain Jinks, Hero by Ernest Crosby
  2. And after a little more talk the old comrades bade each other good- bye. ” – The Red Derelict by Bertram Mitford
  3. “ " Agreed," said Genestas, and the two friends as they went upstairs bade each other good- night. ” – The Country Doctor by Honore de Balzac
  4. He had himself seen from the first that it would be so, and had bade his mother take comfort and hold up her head. ” – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  5. My poor mother stood crying by my side, and bade me send him away. ” – Records of a Girlhood by Frances Ann Kemble
  6. “ I bade her fly for her life. ” – Hetty Wesley by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  7. “ Amroth took me by the hand and bade me close my eyes. ” – The Child of the Dawn by Arthur Christopher Benson
  8. She told me it was the doctor, and so bade me farewell. ” – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  9. He bade me pause. ” – 54-40 or Fight by Emerson Hough
  10. The American Negro, as he bade his black comrades Good- bye! ” – Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights by Kelly Miller

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