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  Definition of propose
  1. present for consideration
  2. propose or intend; "I aim to arrive at noon"
  3. make a proposal, declare a plan for something
  4. 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"
  5. put forward; nominate for appointment to an office; "The President nominated her as head of the Civil Rights Commission"
Similar Words: project, aim, purpose, purport, suggest, advise, declare oneself, offer, pop the question, nominate

 

Hyponyms: offer, introduce, recommend, urge, advocate, advance, throw out, proposition, feed back, submit, state, put forward, posit, move, make a motion, nominate, put up

 

Derivational Morphology: proposer, mover, suggestion, proposition, proffer, intent, purport, spirit, determination, purpose, intention, aim, design, object, objective, target, prompting, suggester, proposal, marriage proposal, proposal of marriage, marriage offer, nominator

 

Anagrams: opposer, oospore, prosper, prepose, oppress, pressor

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 提议   Dutch: voorstellen  
Finnish: ehdottaa   French: proposer  
German: vorschlagen   Greek: προτείνω  
Hungarian: javasolni   Italian: proporre  
Japanese: 申し込む   Korean: 제안하다  
Portuguese: propor   Russian: предлагать  
Spanish: proponer   Swedish: föreslå  
 
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