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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

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At first it seemed strange that the son of an obscure Livonian gentleman should propose marriage to a Countess Rostova; but Berg's chief characteristic was such a naive and good natured egotism that the Rostovs involuntarily came to think it would be a good thing, since he himself was so firmly convinced that it was good, indeed excellent.
I shall surprise our friend Maston, then, by stigmatizing his calculations as timid; and I propose to double his 800,000 pounds of powder.
Applicants are asked to propose evaluation of potential clinical usefulness of molecular signatures already developed using a variety of molecular analysis technologies including DNA, RNA or protein-based technologies.
In a settlement agreement, EPA agreed to review and, if necessary, propose new PM and O standards by November 1996, and to finalize standards by June 28, 1997.
Applicants may propose to define critical components in the signature, to confirm that the selected components continue to provide the desired clinical information, and to develop robust assays for measuring those components.
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) voted unanimously to propose for public comment certain ethics and independence rules on tax services.
In effect, the Commission's proposed schedules would provide a roadmap to tax authorities and permit them to conduct examinations and propose tax adjustments based on the taxpayer's confidential thought processes.
03 removes all discretion and actually sanctions as standard operating procedure the practice of some agents to aggressively propose adjustments that increase taxable income.
Thus, the Service's audit activity in this area has increased and it appears that the initial IRS examination position may well be to disallow or to propose a substantial reduction in any discounts.
It not only proposes big increases for a number of existing research and development (R&D) programs, but also requests money for several new initiatives --including the creation of five to 10 interdisciplinary basic-science and technology centers, the startup of a $10 million program to apply cellular- and molecular-biology research techniques to plants, and the development of a five-year, $410 million Civil Space Technology Initiative.