put forth

phrasal 1. a. assert, propose b. to make public ; issue 2. to bring into action ; exert 3. to produce or send out by growth <
put forth leaves
4. to start out

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.


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  • put forth — I verb advance, advise, air, argue, communicate, display, emit, employ, exert, exhibit, extend, go forth, issue, make a suggestion, move, offer, parade, pass, plead, posit, postulate, present, profess, proffer, propose, proposition, propound,… …   Law dictionary

  • put forth — (something) to offer something for consideration. We can put forth some guidelines for what you should write about in your essay. We tried to put something forth that s really sincere …   New idioms dictionary

  • put forth — phrasal Etymology: ME putten forth, fr. putten to put + forth 1. a. : assert, propose has put forth a new theory of the origin of the solar system …   Useful english dictionary

  • put forth — Synonyms and related words: advance, advertise, air, articulate, be off, blazon forth, brandish, breathe, bring before, bring forward, bring out, bring up, broach, bud, burgeon, burst forth, chime, chorus, come out with, commend to attention,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • put forth — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms put forth : present tense I/you/we/they put forth he/she/it puts forth present participle putting forth past tense put forth past participle put forth 1) formal to state or offer an idea, opinion, plan etc The …   English dictionary

  • put forth — {v. phr.} To produce; issue; send out. * /In the spring the apple trees put forth beautiful white blossoms./ * /The chairman of the board put forth an innovative proposal that was circulated by mail./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • put\ forth — v. phr. To produce; issue; send out. In the spring the apple trees put forth beautiful white blossoms. The chairman of the board put forth an innovative proposal that was circulated by mail …   Словарь американских идиом

  • put forth — verb to give or supply; to make or create (implies trying or striving) to put forth an effort See Also: put out, put up …   Wiktionary

  • put forth — PHRASAL VERB If someone puts forth a plan or proposal, they suggest it. [FORMAL] [V P n (not pron)] The rebels put forth a five point plan …   English dictionary

  • put forth — to do what is necessary to achieve something. The effort put forth by every employee of the town and every rescue worker was remarkable …   New idioms dictionary

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