verb (used with object), pro·posed, pro·pos·ing.
verb (used without object), pro·posed, pro·pos·ing.
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Origin of propose
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Example sentences from the Web for propose
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)|Anna Klassen|February 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Mere proposals made by one party and not accepted by the other are, therefore, not binding upon the proposer.International Law. A Treatise. Volume I (of 2)|Lassa Francis Oppenheim
At that time, notwithstanding the great learning and acuteness of the proposer, the alteration was rejected!
All three motions were thrown out indignantly, and their proposer sent in her resignation the next day.At The Relton Arms|Evelyn Sharp
They last for about two and a half hours, the proposer and opposer occupying usually an hour between them.
This proposal was just enough in itself, and it was criminal only from the views of the proposer.Pinnock's Improved Edition of Dr. Goldsmith's History of Rome|Oliver Goldsmith