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  Words related to proposition

Related / Similar Words: proposal, suggestion, proffer

 

Definition:
  • a task to be dealt with; "securing adequate funding is a time-consuming proposition";
  • (logic) a statement that affirms or denies something and is either true or false;
  • the act of making a proposal; "they listened to her proposal";
  • an offer for a private bargain (especially a request for sexual favors);
  • a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection; "it was a suggestion we couldn''t refuse";
  • suggest sex to; "She was propositioned by a stranger at the party";

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    Hyponyms: negation, converse, lemma, theorem, conclusion, ratiocination, postulate, posit, axiom, presentation, hint, intimation, breath, touch, trace, ghost, overture, advance, approach, feeler

     

    Derivational Morphology: propose, suggest, advise, offer, proffer, project, hint

     

     
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