What does proposal mean?

Definitions for proposal
pr??po? z?lpro·pos·al

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word proposal.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. proposal(noun)

    something proposed (such as a plan or assumption)

  2. marriage proposal, proposal of marriage, marriage offer, proposal(noun)

    an offer of marriage

  3. proposal, proposition(noun)

    the act of making a proposal

    "they listened to her proposal"

Wiktionary

  1. proposal(Noun)

    That which is proposed, or propounded for consideration or acceptance; a scheme or design; terms or conditions proposed; offer; as, to make proposals for a treaty of peace; to offer proposals for erecting a building; to make proposals of marriage.

  2. proposal(Noun)

    The offer by a party of what he has in view as to an intended business transaction, which, with acceptance, constitutes a contract.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Proposal(noun)

    that which is proposed, or propounded for consideration or acceptance; a scheme or design; terms or conditions proposed; offer; as, to make proposals for a treaty of peace; to offer proposals for erecting a building; to make proposals of marriage

  2. Proposal(noun)

    the offer by a party of what he has in view as to an intended business transaction, which, with acceptance, constitutes a contract

Freebase

  1. Proposal

    A business proposal is a written offer from a seller to a prospective buyer. Business proposals are often a key step in the complex sales process—i.e., whenever a buyer considers more than price in a purchase. A proposal puts the buyer's requirements in a context that favors the sellers products and services, and educates the buyer about the capabilities of the seller in satisfying their needs. A successful proposal results in a sale, where both parties get what they want, a win-win situation. The professional organization devoted to the advancement of the art and science of proposal development is The Association of Proposal Management Professionals.

Editors Contribution

  1. proposal

    To ask.

    The wedding proposal is from a person to another or many choose to discuss and agree their proposal together.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 3, 2020  
  2. proposal

    To propose a solution, creation, plan or action.

    The proposal of marriage was beautiful for them both.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 18, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'proposal' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2532

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'proposal' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1934

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'proposal' in Nouns Frequency: #397

How to pronounce proposal?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say proposal in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of proposal in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of proposal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of proposal in a Sentence

  1. The IOC:

    After a careful review of all alternatives, the BTF (Boxing Task Force) approved the proposal of the Jordan Olympic Committee today, in order to confirm the competition dates and location as soon as possible, in the best interest of the athletes preparing for the qualifier.

  2. Noah Greenwald:

    The proposed changes to federal regulations add additional, fairly substantial burdens on petitioners, particularly citizen-scientists trying to stop a species from dying out. The proposal tries to shut that down and cut the public out.

  3. Sigmar Gabriel:

    I will not call for a commission to deal with a coal exit, my proposal would be for one to deal with the question how we create a modernisation shift in our macroeconomy out of the need to protect the climate.

  4. Lee Hardman:

    The Franco-German proposal represents a material step forward towards harnessing joint fiscal capacity to provide sustained fiscal stimulus to support the economic recovery.

  5. Mark Demesmaeker:

    When I sense the mood, I think there will be a majority that will reject the proposal in the plenary as well, the technology to build cleaner diesel cars is there; the pollution by diesel cars is harming our health.

Images & Illustrations of proposal

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