Noun auction has 2 senses
  1. auction, auction bridge - a variety of bridge in which tricks made in excess of the contract are scored toward game; now generally superseded by contract bridge
    --1 is a kind of bridge
  2. auction, auction sale, vendue - the public sale of something to the highest bidder
    --2 is a kind of sale
    Derived form: verb auction1
,Verb auction has 1 sense
  1. auction, auction off, auctioneer - sell at an auction
    --1 is one way to sell
    Derived forms: noun auction2, noun auctioneer1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something