verb (used with object), pro·posed, pro·pos·ing.
verb (used without object), pro·posed, pro·pos·ing.
Origin of propose
SYNONYMS FOR propose
Examples from the Web for proposing
He also is proposing funding for up to 50,000 more body cameras for law enforcement.SWAT Lobby Shoots to Kill Police Reform After Ferguson|Tim Mak|December 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The FDA thinks so, and is proposing a label change—but Big Sugar is battling back.Guess Who Doesn’t Want You to Know How Much Added Sugar Is in Your Food|Tim Mak|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The provision the administration is proposing to remove from the foreign appropriations bill is called the “Brownback Amendment.”
Two years ago, proposing a $10.10 minimum wage would have made you a radical.
Now, Neilson is proposing legislation that would force couples to complete at least part of the seminar before filing for divorce.
But she supposed, from long experience, that he was proposing, and she said "Yes" immediately.Red Pottage|Mary Cholmondeley
The next resolution which came under consideration, was that proposing the purchase of a site for a navy yard.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. II (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
You are desired by your brother to ask if my father has acted with my concurrence in proposing a separation.Byron|Richard Edgcumbe
At one time he was on the point of proposing to him the study of Hebrew, and indeed insisted upon his reading St. Thomas.The Patriot|Antonio Fogazzaro
He gained your uncle's consent when they were at the Castle, to support him in proposing for her.Beauchamp's Career, Complete|George Meredith