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Meaning of “propose” - Learner’s Dictionary

propose

verb     /prəˈpəʊz/
SUGGEST [T]
B2 to suggest a plan or action: [+ (that)] I propose that we delay our decision until we have more information. proposed changes Suggestions and proposalsPlanning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
propose to do sth
B2 to intend to do something: They propose to cycle across Europe.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
MARRY [I]
B2 to ask someone to marry you: He proposed to me on my birthday.Marriage, cohabitation and other relationshipsRelating to weddings
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