To propose a plan to (someone).
To propose some illicit behaviour to (someone). Often sexual in nature.
Other Word Forms of Proposition
Origin of Proposition
Middle English proposicion from Old French proposition from Latin prōpositiō prōpositiōn- setting out in words from prōpositus past participle of prōpōnere to set forth propose
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Old French, from Latin prōpositiō (“a proposing, design, theme, case").
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