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  Definition of offer
  1. a usually brief attempt; "he took a crack at it"; "I gave it a whirl"
  2. something offered (as a proposal or bid); "noteworthy new offerings for investors included several index funds"
  3. the verbal act of offering; "a generous offer of assistance"
  4. put forward for consideration; "He offered his opinion"
  5. threaten to do something; "I offered to leave the committee if they did not accept my proposal"
  6. ask (someone) to marry you; "he popped the question on Sunday night"; "she proposed marriage to the man she had known for only two months"; "The old bachelor finally declared himself to the young woman"
  7. produce or introduce on the stage; "The Shakespeare Company is offering `King Lear'' this month"
  8. make available or accessible, provide or furnish; "The conference center offers a health spa"; "The hotel offers private meeting rooms"
  9. present for acceptance or rejection; "She offered us all a cold drink"
  10. make available for sale; "The stores are offering specials on sweaters this week"
  11. offer verbally; "extend my greetings"; "He offered his sympathy"
  12. make available; provide; "extend a loan"; "The bank offers a good deal on new mortgages"
  13. propose a payment; "The Swiss dealer offered $2 million for the painting"
  14. mount or put up; "put up a good fight"; "offer resistance"
  15. agree freely; "She volunteered to drive the old lady home"; "I offered to help with the dishes but the hostess would not hear of it"
  16. present as an act of worship; "offer prayers to the gods"
Similar Words: crack, fling, go, pass, whirl, offering, propose, declare oneself, pop the question, proffer, extend, bid, tender, put up, provide, volunteer, offer up

 

Hyponyms: contract offer, marriage proposal, proposal of marriage, marriage offer, proposal, proposition, counteroffer, bid, tender, prospectus, tender offer, reward, rights offering, rights issue, special, peace offering, olive branch, twofer, hook, solicit, accost, give, by-bid, subscribe, overbid, underbid, outbid, sacrifice

 

Grouped Verbs: extend

 

Entailments: dicker, bargain

 

Derivational Morphology: bid, tender, extend, offer up, volunteer, proffer, offering, marriage proposal, proposal of marriage, marriage offer, proposal, suggestion, proposition, offerer, offeror, bidder, oblation

 

Anagrams: frore

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 提议   Danish: tilbyde  
Dutch: voorstellen   Finnish: ehdottaa  
French: offrir   German: anbieten  
Hungarian: indítványoz   Italian: offrire  
Japanese: 申し出る   Korean: 제의하다  
Norwegian: foreslå   Portuguese: oferecer  
Russian: предлагать   Slovene: predlagati  
Spanish: ofrecer   Swedish: erbjuda  
 
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