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put forth

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1 to set before the mind for consideration
  • They put forth a plan of action for the committee.

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2 to make known (as an idea, emotion, or opinion)
  • She put forth her thoughts during the meeting.

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3 to state as a fact usually forcefully
  • He put forth an explanation even though he didn't have any supporting evidence.

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“Put forth.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/put%20forth. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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