verb (used with object), pro·poned, pro·pon·ing. Scot.
to suggest for consideration; propose.
to present before a jury or judge; plead for or request (an official decision).
Origin of propone
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Related Words for proponeadopt, suggest, pick, wish, put, promote, select, choose, urge, offer, nominate, request, introduce, submit, recommend, ask, set, give, turn, present
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Historical Examples of propone
And the bits of business that I have to propone to you are rather in the nature of being confidential.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 11 (of 25)
Robert Louis Stevenson
Scot to propose or put forward, esp before a court
Word Origin for propone
C14: from Latin prōpōnere to propose
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
"propose," late 14c., from Latin proponere "to put forth" (see propound). Related: Proponed; proponing; proponement.
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