- 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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Examples from the Web for 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
C14: from Latin prōpōnere to propose
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Word Origin and History for propone
"propose," late 14c., from Latin proponere "to put forth" (see propound). Related: Proponed; proponing; proponement.
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