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English definition of “proffer”

proffer

verb [T] uk   /ˈprɒf.ər/ us    /ˈprɑː.fɚ/ formal
to offer something by holding it out, or to offer advice or an opinion: He shook the warmly proffered hand. I didn't think it wise to proffer an opinion.
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