Translation of propose in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (suggest) to propose a toastdo you know what he proposed to me?proponer un brindisto propose¿sabes qué me propuso?
-ing/( that)I proposed giving them more incentivesproponer que+ subjunctiveshe proposed that we employ them bothpropuse darles or que se les dieran más incentivoswhat do you propose we do?propuso que las contratáramos a las dos¿qué propones que hagamos?Example sentences1.2
also: proposed past participlethe proposed cuts1.3 (in meeting)los recortes que se proponen implementarlos recortes que se planean(amendment)I propose that the meeting be adjournedshe proposed Charles as chairmanpropongo que se levante la sesiónyou'll be proposed for membership at the next meetingpropuso or (in Latin America also) postuló a Charles como presidentese te propondrá como candidato a socio en la próxima reuniónExample sentences
- The conference voted for complete opposition to the Lyons report, which first proposed these plans.
- Public sector workers also need to actively recruit to their unions by explaining what the plans mean and by proposing a strategy for fighting them.
- In what follows I try to analyze what gave rise to this choice for the public, and propose a plan for moving on.
- He would not be able to live down the embarrassment in the event of someone telephoning him, as it was he who proposed the motion at committee to ban mobiles.
- She will propose a motion requesting the council adjourn it until May 21.
- At last week's Carlow town council meeting a resident of Grave Lane requested that the council propose a motion to change the name to Park Lane.
- 2 (intend) See examples:to propose to +
infinitive, to propose -ingwhat do you propose to do about it?pensar + infinitiveI propose to go back home and wait¿qué piensas hacer al respecto?what do you propose doing with that old trunk?pienso volver a casa y esperar¿qué piensas hacer con ese baúl viejo?Example sentences
- As we have previously pointed out, we are not proposing to attend the hearing of your Application.
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