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VERB (1)

1. put forward, as of an idea;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Propound \Pro*pound"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Propounded; p. pr. & vb. n. Propounding.] [From earlier propone, L. proponere, propositum, to set forth, propose, propound; pro for, before + ponere to put. See Position, and cf. Provost.] 1. To offer for consideration; to exhibit; to propose; as, to propound a question; to propound an argument. --Shak. [1913 Webster] And darest thou to the Son of God propound To worship thee, accursed? --Milton. [1913 Webster] It is strange folly to set ourselves no mark, to propound no end, in the hearing of the gospel. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster] 2. (Eccl.) To propose or name as a candidate for admission to communion with a church. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

propound v 1: put forward, as of an idea
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

35 Moby Thesaurus words for "propound": advance, assert, bring before, bring forward, bring up, broach, commend to attention, introduce, launch, lay before, lay down, make a motion, moot, move, offer, offer a resolution, open up, pose, posit, postulate, predicate, prefer, proffer, propose, proposition, put, put forth, put forward, put it to, recommend, set before, set forth, start, submit, suggest