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  Definition of put forward
  1. put before; "I submit to you that the accused is guilty"
  2. propose as a candidate for some honor
  3. cause to protrude or as if to protrude; "stick one''s hand out of the window"; "stick one''s nose into other people''s business"
  4. evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "stir a disturbance"; "call down the spirits from the mountain"
  5. insist on having one''s opinions and rights recognized; "Women should assert themselves more!"
Similar Words: submit, state, posit, nominate, put up, stick, raise, conjure, conjure up, invoke, evoke, stir, call down, arouse, bring up, call forth, assert

 

Hyponyms: curse, beshrew, damn, bedamn, anathemize, anathemise, imprecate, maledict, bless

 

Grouped Verbs: provoke, evoke, call forth, kick up

 

Derivational Morphology: affirmation, assertion, statement, argument, submission, nomination, nominating speech, nominating address, nominator, evocation, summoning, invocation, conjuring, conjuration, conjury, magician, prestidigitator, conjurer, conjuror, illusionist, incantation

 

 
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