put forward

put forward
index alleged, circulate, claim (maintain), conduce, declare, extend (offer), flaunt, hold out (deliberate on an offer), introduce, issue (publish), move (judicially request), offer (propose), plead (allege in a legal action), pose (propound), posit, postulate, prefer, profess (avow), proffer, propose, propound, submit (give), tender

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  • put forward — (something) to offer for consideration. None of the ideas I put forward at the meeting have been accepted. He s still working on the report and plans to put it forward as soon as he finishes it …   New idioms dictionary

  • put forward — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms put forward : present tense I/you/we/they put forward he/she/it puts forward present participle putting forward past tense put forward past participle put forward 1) a) to offer an idea, opinion, reason etc,… …   English dictionary

  • put forward — verb 1. put before (Freq. 1) I submit to you that the accused is guilty • Syn: ↑submit, ↑state, ↑posit • Derivationally related forms: ↑statement (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • put forward — PHRASAL VERB If you put forward a plan, proposal, or name, you suggest that it should be considered for a particular purpose or job. [V P n (not pron)] He has put forward new peace proposals... [V n P for n] I rang the Colonel and asked him to… …   English dictionary

  • put forward — verb a) To propose for consideration. The Prime Minister put forward new plans to tackle corruption. b) To change the time in a time zone to a later time. Dont forget that this Sunday we put the clocks forward an hour …   Wiktionary

  • put forward — phrasal propose < put forward a theory > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • put forward — phr verb Put forward is used with these nouns as the object: ↑amendment, ↑argument, ↑bill, ↑claim, ↑clock, ↑demand, ↑explanation, ↑hypothesis, ↑idea, ↑legislation, ↑motion, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • put forward — See put 4) …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • put forward — I propose, suggest (see submission. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. further, urge, present; see propose 1 . III (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To state, as an idea, for consideration: advance, offer, pose, propose, propound, set forth, submit, suggest. See… …   English dictionary for students

  • put forward — suggest, propose; move ahead (e.g. the hands of a clock) …   English contemporary dictionary

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