put sth/sb forwardUS put sth/sb forth
— phrasal verb with put uk /pʊt/ us /pʊt/ verb present participle putting, past tense and past participle put
Many suggestions have been put forward, but a decision is unlikely until after next year's general election.
- A number of theories have been put forward about the possible causes of cancer.
- He decided to put himself forward for promotion.
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