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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.
The danger inherent in the convention method of amendment is that the con-con has plenary power to propose any kind and number of amendments which it chooses.
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.
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.
The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) voted unanimously to propose for public comment certain ethics and independence rules on tax services.
The private investment fund activities in which Notificants propose to engage consist of serving as the investment adviser to and the general partner of, and holding and placing equity interests in, certain investment funds that invest only in securities and other instruments that Notificants would be permitted to hold directly under the BHC Act ("private investment funds").
However, numerous other committees, technical resource panels (TRPs) and task forces initiate and propose solutions to policy, technical and tax administration problems, for consideration and approval by the TEC.
The goals of the architecture that Nishan proposes include:
* Bush proposes $1.4 billion, a 14 percent increase, for transportation R&D.
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.
(25) The leasing, credit-related insurance, and community development activities that BB&T proposes to engage in are permissible for bank holding companies under Regulation Y.
There are circumstances where the IRS proposes large deficiencies which are not likely to be resolved favorably at the audit level.
For FY '87, the President proposes increasing program spending by 74 percent -- to $4.8 billion.