Definition of 'put forward'
Example sentences containing 'put forward'
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Otherwise we're not usually in a position to put forward any offer you care to make. LOST CHILDRENAfter much in-fighting and clandestine meetings in back rooms, three names were put forward as the front runners. A SONG AT TWILIGHTWe stared down one another's eyes blankly for a minute and then I put forward my idea. FOOLS GOLD
Translations for 'put forward'
British English: put forward /pʊt ˈfɔːwəd/ VERB
If you put forward a plan, proposal, or name, you suggest that it should be considered for a particular purpose or job.
I asked my boss to put my name forward for the job in head office.
- American English: put forward
- Arabic: يُقَدِّم
- Brazilian Portuguese: propor
- Chinese: 提出
- Croatian: predložiti
- Czech: navrhnout
- Danish: lægge frem
- Dutch: naar voren brengen
- European Spanish: proponer
- Finnish: ehdottaa
- French: avancer
- German: vorbringen
- Greek: εισηγούμαι
- Italian: avanzare
- Japanese: 提唱する
- Korean: 제출하다
- Norwegian: fremsette
- Polish: wysunąć propozycję
- European Portuguese: propor
- Romanian: a înainta
- Russian: выдвигать
- Spanish: proponer
- Swedish: lägga fram
- Thai: เสนอ
- Turkish: ileriye almak
- Ukrainian: пропонувати
- Vietnamese: đề xuất
Definition of put forward from the Collins English Dictionary
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