Synonyms of propose in English:

propose


See definition of propose

verb

1‘we could propose a simpler system’

SYNONYMS

put forward, suggest, advance, offer, present, move, submit, prefer, file, lodge, table, initiate, bring, bring forward, come up with, tender, bid, project, recommend, advocate, propound, proffer, posit

ANTONYMS

withdraw

2‘how do you propose to raise the money?’

SYNONYMS

intend, have the intention, mean, plan, have plans, set out, have in mind, have in view, resolve, be resolved, aim, purpose, contemplate, think of, aspire, desire, want, wish, expect

3‘it is premature to propose Mr Lang for canonization’

SYNONYMS

nominate, put forward, put up, name, suggest, submit, present, recommend

ANTONYMS

withdraw

4‘first he must propose to Emily’

SYNONYMS

ask someone to marry you, make an offer of marriage, offer marriage, ask for someone's hand in marriage

informal pop the question