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propose

Synonyms and Antonyms of propose

1 to set before the mind for consideration

  • he proposed that we go for a walk this afternoon
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Phrases Synonymous with propose

put forth, put forward

2 to have in mind as a purpose or goal

  • we propose to buy a new house within the next year
Synonyms of propose

aim, allow [chiefly Southern & Midland], aspire, calculate, contemplate, design, go [chiefly Southern & Midland], intend, look, mean, meditate, plan, purport, purpose

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Phrases Synonymous with propose

figure on



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