Origin of proposition
synonym study for proposition
OTHER WORDS FROM propositionprop·o·si·tion·al, adjectiveprop·o·si·tion·al·ly, adverbun·der·prop·o·si·tion, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH propositionpreposition, proposition
How to use proposition in a sentence
One needs to participate in organic discussions on topics associated with the brand’s value proposition.Crowd Marketing: Fears, perks and a comprehensive Guide|Sponsored Content: Natural Links|November 20, 2020|Search Engine Land
Decreased turnout is a nightmare proposition for both Democrats and Republicans — an inability to pass legislation for the former and the loss of majority control and the agenda for the latter.All Eyes on Georgia|Tracy Moran|November 19, 2020|Ozy
So, things are changing, but TV is still hugely important in building broad, mass-reach propositions.Does Advertising Actually Work? (Part 1: TV) (Ep. 440)|Stephen J. Dubner|November 19, 2020|Freakonomics
This newsletter is dedicated to the proposition that, for businesses, design matters.How design keeps companies focused on people as the pandemic pushes businesses online|claychandler|November 17, 2020|Fortune
Instagram versus TikTok is also not an either-or proposition when it comes to creators’ deals with brands.‘A different atmosphere than couple months ago’: How the Instagram-TikTok rivalry for creators has cooled|Tim Peterson|November 16, 2020|Digiday
A propositional function (that is to say a definition) does not always determine a class.
Only propositions can be "true," and only propositional functions can be "true under all circumstances."
(β) A propositional function is necessary when all its values are true.
That is the subject-matter of the propositional part of a classic tragedy.Richard Wagner His Life and His Dramas|W. J. Henderson
Call it a propositional function; and, if φx be a propositional function, the undetermined variable x is the argument.
British Dictionary definitions for proposition
- the content of a sentence that affirms or denies something and is capable of being true or false
- the meaning of such a sentence: I am warm always expresses the same proposition whoever the speaker isCompare statement (def. 8)