For Ryan, this means sitting in a booth at the convention and proffering sexy photos of herself to male passersby.
Instead, Gingrich played the statesman, burying the hatchet and proffering big ideas to tackle big problems.
Individuals and businesses could exempt themselves from anti-discrimination laws by proffering religious objections to them.
One morning, however, he burst into my room and proffering me a card told me to read it.
"Glad to see you back, Islay," said the Paymaster, proffering his Sabbath snuff-mull.
"Freely," she said, clasping the offered hand, and proffering the kiss of peace.
"It air for you—put it on," she ordered, proffering him the embroidered spread.
But fancy me proffering a spare-rib, well done, to some fair lady!
They fail so invariably, that the Unions do not risk a shilling by proffering them.
Peggy Simms, with face aglow with the excitement that had not subsided, was proffering Lund her pistol.