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Synonyms for propose

intend

offer marriage

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Synonyms for propose

to state, as an idea, for consideration

to have in mind as a goal or purpose

Synonyms for propose

present for consideration, examination, criticism, etc.

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propose or intend

ask (someone) to marry you

References in classic literature ?
He seemed to think I had committed an impropriety in proposing to accompany him unmarried: as if I had not from the first hoped to find in him a brother, and habitually regarded him as such.
In other words, you, with your weak health, are proposing to kill yourself in order to relieve me to term of my financial embarrassments
We must not be disturbed because it may be argued that, though proposing to discuss the category of quality, we have included in it many relative terms.
But, Monsieur Louvieres, are you aware that it is simply civil war you are proposing to me?
Irwine who thoroughly understood and approved Arthur's graceful mode of proposing his grandfather's health.
In silence we partook of the small morsel of refreshment that had been left from the morning's repast, and without once proposing to violate the sanctity of our engagement with respect to the remainder, we rose to our feet, and proceeded to construct some sort of shelter under which we might obtain the sleep we so greatly needed.
Norris thought it an excellent plan, and had it at her tongue's end, and was on the point of proposing it, when Mrs.
No, she, Anne Shirley, was lying there, wide awake, in her own bed, and Jane Andrews was beside her, calmly proposing for her brother Billy.
At any rate, he had been on the very verge of proposing to Claire when the interruption had occurred, and in bed that night, reviewing the affair, he had been appalled at the narrowness of his escape from taking a definite step.
But there are some things which the historian should hold sacred, some things which he should look on as proscribed material for his pen, and the actual words of a stout manufacturer of automobiles proposing marriage in the moonlight fall into this class.
Officials are also proposing to institute three tiers of rates - conservation, normal and excessive - in which water gets costlier as a homeowner uses more each month.
Applications proposing only profile discovery or technology development projects will not be considered responsive to this RFA.
If the IRS concludes that the law governing changes in accounting methods should be modified, the proper course is to amend the Treasury regulations (pursuant to the notice and comment procedures of the Administrative Procedures Act) or by proposing legislative amendments to section 446.
EPA is proposing only to change the O standard, not the clean air law.
OIG is proposing to adopt substantive changes to the safe harbor for publicly traded corporations that, if finalized, would place in jeopardy many restructurings and acquisitions that have taken place since issuance of the first set of final safe harbor regulations in July 1991.