propose marriage

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of propose marriage

: to asked someone to marry one
  • He proposed marriage to his girlfriend.

Word by Word Definitions

propose play
  1. : to form or put forward a plan or intention

  2. : to engage in talk or discussion

  3. : to make an offer of marriage

marriage play
  1. : the state of being united as spouses in a consensual and contractual relationship recognized by law

  2. : the mutual relation of married persons : wedlock

  3. : the institution whereby individuals are joined in a marriage


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