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propose

EN[pɹəˈpəʊz] [pɹəˈpoʊz] [-əʊz]
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    Definition of propose in English Dictionary

  • NounPLproposesPREprop-SUF-ose
    1. OBS An objective or aim.
    2. VerbSGproposesPRproposingPT, PPproposed
      1. VT To suggest a plan, course of action, etc.
        1. I propose going to see a film. ‎
        2. to propose an alliance; to propose a question for discussion ‎
      2. VI (sometimes followed by to) To ask for a person's hand in marriage.
        1. He proposed to her last night and she accepted him. ‎
      3. VT To intend.
        1. He proposes to set up his own business. ‎
      4. OBS To talk; to converse.
        1. OBS To set forth.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • A teleultrasound approach is proposed in [ 31 – 33 ].
            • We took advantage of our large amount of data and on machine learning to set-up a fast webtool combining all existing taxonomies including the newly proposed consensual “expert” one.
            • Alternatively it has been proposed that these cells may be representative of a chondroprogenitor or MSC like cell type present within cartilage[73 ].
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Countable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Reporting verbs
                • Intransitive verbs
                  • Transitive verbs
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                Meaning of propose for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "propose" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a reporting verb, an intransitive verb and a transitive verb.
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