What is propose?

  • (verb): Present for consideration.
    Synonyms: project
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on propose, proposes:

21 (drinking Game) - Rules
... The game begins with one player calling the direction of play by saying, "I propose a game of XXXX! To my left..." or "To my right..." followed by a sequential series of numbers beginning ... For example "I propose a game of 21!" "I propose a game of 20...22!" "I propose a game of twenty plus one!" "I propose a game of the unspeakable number!" The game is never under any circumstances referred ...
Cabinet Of Albania - Role
... Cabinet ministers cannot propose legislation without parliamentary approval ... Ministers can however propose bills to Parliament and any such legislation is generally very likely to pass ... It can propose laws and amendments during parliamentary sessions ...
Timeline Of Atomic And Subatomic Physics - The Formation and Successes of The Standard Model
1964 Murray Gell-Mann and George Zweig propose the quark/aces model 1964 Peter Higgs considers the breaking of local phase symmetry 1964 John Stewart Bell shows that all local hidden variable ...
Qualities of A Good Tamada
... toasts to drink when and how often to propose new toasts, so a good rhythm is established ... The tamada should recognize when this state has been achieved and propose more abstract toasts ... and inspire them with the toasts he proposes (particularly at this time), thus encouraging the good feeling and leading the others to greater eloquence ...
Craig Rodwell - First Gay Pride March
... We propose that a demonstration be held annually on the last Saturday in June in New York City to commemorate the 1969 spontaneous demonstrations on Christopher Street and this ... We also propose that we contact Homophile organizations throughout the country and suggest that they hold parallel demonstrations on that day ... We propose a nationwide show of support ...

More definitions of "propose":

  • (verb): Put forward; nominate for appointment to an office.
    Synonyms: nominate
  • (verb): Make a proposal, declare a plan for something.
    Synonyms: suggest, advise

Famous quotes containing the word propose:

    They will visit you at your convenience, whether you are lonesome or not, on rainy days or fair. They propose themselves as either transient acquaintances or permanent friends. They will stay as long as you like, departing or returning as you wish. Their friendship entails no obligation. Best of all, and not always true of our merely human friends, they have Cleopatra’s infinite variety.
    Clifton Fadiman (b. 1904)

    I believe if we introduced the Lord’s Prayer here, senators would propose a large number of amendments to it.
    Henry Wilson (1812–1875)

    The three great ends which a statesman ought to propose to himself in the government of a nation, are,—1. Security to possessors; 2. Facility to acquirers; and, 3. Hope to all.
    Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772–1834)