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  • verbsuggest, present for action
  • verbintend; have in mind
  • verbask for hand in marriage

synonyms for propose

  • ask
  • come up with
  • introduce
  • nominate
  • offer
  • recommend
  • request
  • submit
  • urge
  • adduce
  • advance
  • advise
  • affirm
  • assert
  • broach
  • contend
  • counsel
  • invite
  • kibitz
  • name
  • pose
  • prefer
  • press
  • proffer
  • proposition
  • propound
  • solicit
  • state
  • tender
  • volunteer
  • hit on
  • hold out
  • lay before
  • lay on the line
  • make a motion
  • make a pitch
  • move for
  • propone
  • put forward
  • put to
  • put up
  • set forth
  • speak one's piece
  • spitball
See also synonyms for: proposed / proposer / proposes / proposing
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antonyms for propose

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  • answer
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • ignore
  • reply
  • deny
  • reject
  • retreat
  • take back
  • condemn
  • disbelieve
  • oppose
  • refuse
  • repulse
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How to use propose in a sentence

In the Senate Republicans’ $650 billion relief legislation, a proposed $16 billion was allocated for testing and tracing.
WHY LAWMAKERS MAY CHOOSE A MORE TARGETED APPROACH FOR THE SECOND ROUND OF COVID STIMULUSARIC JENKINSSEPTEMBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
I propose we call our new epoch the “Heliocene,” meaning “new sun.”
DAWN OF THE HELIOCENE - ISSUE 90: SOMETHING GREENSUMMER PRAETORIUSSEPTEMBER 16, 2020NAUTILUS
The proposed deal’s structure is already shaped by Beijing’s refusal to allow the US alone to determine TikTok’s fate.
BEIJING IS PUBLICIZING ITS PHILOSOPHY OF HOW TECH FIRMS LIKE TIKTOK MUST AID CHINA’S RISEJANE LISEPTEMBER 16, 2020QUARTZ
In a statement, Oracle provided few details about the proposed TikTok partnership.
WHAT’S ORACLE? TIKTOK USERS REACT TO PROPOSED ORACLE DEALDANIELLE ABRILSEPTEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
On Thursday, the Republican-proposed $500 billion stimulus package failed to get enough votes to advance in the chamber.
GOP $500 BILLION AID PACKAGE BLOCKED BY SENATE DEMOCRATS—HERE’S WHAT IT MEANS FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS AND STIMULUS CHECKSLANCE LAMBERTSEPTEMBER 10, 2020FORTUNE
On Thursday, the Senate will vote on a GOP proposed $500 billion stimulus package.
‘SKINNY STIMULUS’: SENATE TO VOTE ON $500 BILLION PACKAGE. WHAT IT DOES AND DOESN’T INCLUDELANCE LAMBERTSEPTEMBER 9, 2020FORTUNE
I propose we ground moral truth in the goal-directed nature of Reality itself.
THE UNIVERSE KNOWS RIGHT FROM WRONG - ISSUE 89: THE DARK SIDEPHILIP GOFFSEPTEMBER 9, 2020NAUTILUS
The Israel Competition Authority’s investigation into the proposed merger was also outstanding.
WHY THE TABOOLA-OUTBRAIN DEAL FELL APART AND WHAT IT MEANS FOR PUBLISHERSLARA O'REILLYSEPTEMBER 9, 2020DIGIDAY
In the meantime, Local 30 is proposing that workers at least be allowed to reapply for their jobs as the industry gets up and running again.
MORNING REPORT: HOTEL WORKERS WANT THEIR JOBS BACKVOICE OF SAN DIEGOSEPTEMBER 8, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Federal officials must rethink their proposed changes to the program.
GUTTING THIS FEDERAL PROGRAM COULD UNDERMINE AMERICANS’ CONFIDENCE IN A COVID VACCINEJAKEMETHSEPTEMBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
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