propose[ pruh-pohz ]SEE DEFINITION OF propose
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PROPOSE
I do not propose to speak in detail of the dinner that followed.
As you do not propose to follow the sea, it will not be worth while to go as cabin-boy.
The chairman rose to propose the toast of the evening, and was received with cheers.
There, if it be your wish, I will propose you; messengers will be appointed to converse with you.
You must propose an examination of his affairs on the part of the church.
I propose to continue this biography, and include the whole in book form.
This was just what Hester wished but had not dared to propose.
I will do as you order, Nigel; but what is it that you propose to do?
I came here, brother, to propose a match for my niece, Angélique.
And what do you propose to give him in exchange for the solace that you take away?
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PROPOSE
- ask in marriage
- curry favor
- go out with
- go steady
- go together
- go with
- keep company with
- make love to
- make overture
- make time with
- pander to
- pay addresses to
- pay court to
- pop the question
- run after
- seek the hand of
- set one's cap
- take out