Origin of proffer
synonym study for proffer
OTHER WORDS FROM profferprof·fer·er, nounun·prof·fered, adjective
How to use proffer in a sentence
Both get electronics, but the proffered image for boys is a microphone; for girls, a radio.
And I can just as easily believe the version of events proffered by a defendant or other witnesses.
The two Congressional leadership options, proffered by the major parties, are John Boehner and Nancy Pelosi.Former Lobbyist Jack Abramoff On Congressional Travel Disclosure|Jack Abramoff|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Several explanations have been proffered for this damaging behavior.Israel's Political Process Sabotages Peace Efforts, But There Is A Constituency For Peace|Matt Lerner|November 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Most were sincere and did not seem to me remarkable because they largely proffered what I expected.Martin Luther King’s Dream of Love, 50 Years After ‘I Have a Dream’|Maurice Emerson Decaul|August 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Mr. Brown seizes the proffered member, and gives it as hearty a pressure as the publicity of the occasion will permit.Physiology of The Opera|John H. Swaby (AKA "Scrici")
Garnache took the proffered chair, and sank down with creak and jingle to warm himself at the fire.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
He will then, if he really desires you to accept his proffered attention, include her in the invitation.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
Genuine tears rushed into his dark eyes as he spoke, and cordially grasped the hands which, without a word, they proffered.Julian Home|Dean Frederic W. Farrar
The great chief, Beeja Khan, and the rest of the Doomkies, refused to surrender on the proffered conditions.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan