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propose

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Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats.
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English

Pronunciation

Verb

Infinitive
to propose

Third person singular
propos

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to propose (third-person singular simple present propos, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To suggest a plan or course of action.
    I propose we go to see a film.
    I propose going to a restaurant.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To ask for sb's hand in marriage.
    He proposed to her last night and she accepted him.
  3. (transitive) To intend.
    He proposes to set up his own business.

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French

Verb

propose

  1. First-person singular present indicative of proposer.
  2. Third-person singular present indicative of proposer.
  3. First-person singular present subjunctive of proposer.
  4. Third-person singular present subjunctive of proposer.
  5. Second-person singular imperative of proposer .

Italian

Verb

propose

  1. third-person indicative past historic of proporre

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