Translation of "proposition" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˌprɒp.əˈzɪʃ.ən/ us /ˌprɑː.pə-/

A an offer or suggestion, usually in business

propuesta, proposición
He wrote to me last week regarding a business proposition he thought might interest me.
I’ve put my proposition to the company director for his consideration.

an idea or opinion

proposición, idea
They were debating the proposition that ‘All people are created equal’.
verb uk /ˌprɒp.əˈzɪʃ.ən/ us /ˌprɑː.pə-/

to ask someone who you are not in a relationship with if they would like to have sex with you

hacer proposiciones deshonestas a
I was propositioned by a complete stranger.

(Translation of “proposition” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /propəˈziʃən/

a proposal or suggestion

propuesta, proposición
I have a proposition to make.

a thing or situation that must be done or dealt with

a difficult proposition.

(Translation of “proposition” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)