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addaword.gifdefinition of bid candy

noun
a small but respected organisation such as a charity that is used by a bigger and less scrupulous contractor to support its bid for a lucrative contract
Eco-Actif is the sort of "bid candy" charity big companies use to win their prime contracts.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 23/07/2012 15:44:00
Definition of bid candy from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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