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Definition of 'proposition'

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We also need to sharpen our proposition and make sure our service standards are consistently delivered. Times, Sunday Times (2017)That was a difficult proposition to prove. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Jazz was a very different proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When we put him over hurdles he was a different proposition all together. The Sun (2012)The answer will make an enormous difference to whether you have a viable business proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The value proposition was ingrained from an early age. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Torchwood is a much more difficult proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The second half was a different proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Some are healthy business propositions in their own right. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Clients see it as a value proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2014)So freer trade is always a difficult political proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2014)England are a different proposition when he is bowling well. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She has since been subject to other propositions in business negotiations. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Controversy makes preaching a more difficult proposition. Christianity Today (2000)City are clearly a different proposition now. The Sun (2009)Says she has a business proposition for me. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The 1960 puzzle was a tougher proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She will not be an easy proposition, either. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Staying under the public's radar is a much tougher proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Batting last is not likely to be an easy proposition, with both sides fielding two spinners. Times, Sunday Times (2013)City are a tough proposition, though. The Sun (2013)As you become more senior, you acquire the ability to set out the value proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And that's a much tougher proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It wants to be seen as a carmaker of premium quality, with vehicles available at a value proposition. Times, Sunday Times (2014)While selling off parts of the business is not at the front of our mind, we would consider any propositions. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It's a proposition worth discussing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As far as I am concerned both these propositions remain true today. Times, Sunday Times (2007)

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Synonyms of 'proposition'

make a pass at, solicit, accost, make an indecent proposal to

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Translations for 'proposition'

British English: proposition NOUN
If you describe something such as a task or an activity as, for example, a difficult proposition or an attractive proposition, you mean that it is difficult or pleasant to do.
Making easy money has always been an attractive proposition.

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