Definition of proposal in English:


Line breaks: pro|posal
Pronunciation: /prəˈpəʊz(ə)l


  • 2An offer of marriage: surely a woman as beautiful as you has had proposals?
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    • After all, convicted murderers always get more marriage proposals than other men.
    • I understand that you have accepted a proposal of marriage from Charles.
    • A woman scorned, she refused to help him and turned down his marriage proposal.

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