English verb: pop the question
|1.||pop the question (communication) ask (someone) to marry you|
|Samples||He popped the question on Sunday night.|
She proposed marriage to the man she had known for only two months.
The old bachelor finally declared himself to the young woman.
|Synonyms||declare oneself, offer, propose|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s.|
Somebody ----s to somebody