Usage examples for Bidden

  1. The abbess's parlour was preceded by a handsome antechamber, where Odo was bidden to wait. – The Valley of Decision by Edith Wharton
  2. For nobody had given that up; wishes were bidden to wait awhile, that was all; and as the waiting had procured them this dear home- gathering, who could quarrel with it. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  3. Go forward, and stay there until you are bidden back. – Ralph Granger's Fortunes by William Perry Brown