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English noun: proffer

1. proffer (communication) a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection

SamplesIt was a suggestion we couldn't refuse.

Synonymsproposition, suggestion

Broader (hypernym)proposal

Narrower (hyponym)advance, approach, breath, feeler, ghost, hint, intimation, overture, touch, trace

English verb: proffer

1. proffer (possession) present for acceptance or rejection

SamplesShe offered us all a cold drink.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody

Broader (hypernym)give

Narrower (hyponym)give, tender

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