propone

verb
pro·​pone | \ prə-ˈpōn How to pronounce propone (audio) \
proponed; proponing

Definition of propone

transitive verb

1 Scotland : propose, propound
2 Scotland : to put forward (a defense)

First Known Use of propone

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for propone

Middle English (Scots), from Latin proponere — more at propound

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“Propone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/propone. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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