verb (used with object), pro·posed, pro·pos·ing.
verb (used without object), pro·posed, pro·pos·ing.
Origin of propose
Synonyms for propose
Antonyms for propose
Related Words for proposerpromoter, proponent, backer, lawyer, defender, supporter, campaigner, counsel, exponent, spokesperson, apostle, attorney, speaker, champion, expounder, pleader, upholder
Examples from the Web for proposer
Contemporary Examples of proposer
As his friend tosses him the ring, the proposer fails to catch it and falls backward off the ledge and down several stories.Public Marriage Proposals Gone Wrong: The 13 Biggest Fails (VIDEO)
February 14, 2012
Historical Examples of proposer
It is, as I have said, not always the man who is the proposer of the flight.The Soul of a People
As a proposer he had much of the talent of his brother, but little of his genius.The History of "Punch"
M. H. Spielmann
And all this is submitted to the proposer by his 'Obliged and Humble Servant.'Old Picture Books
Alfred W. Pollard
And again he extolled his personal merit in screwing up the proposer.Mrs. Thompson
William Babington Maxwell
That the plan was not feasible does not detract from the fairness and benevolence of the proposer.The Land of the Miamis