Definition for Propound (-ed, -eth)

propound (-ed, -eth), v. [L. prō, in front of, before + pōn-ěre, put, place.]

  1. Propose; offer; declare formally; publicly announce; proclaim the intent to marry in legal terms; [fig.] buzz; make noise about.
  2. Suggest; recommend; extend; advocate; present for acceptance.
  3. Express; promote; put forward; present for consideration; [fig.] chant; sing; intone; perform musically.
  4. State; declare; answer; reply affirmatively.
  5. Exhibit; display; show; make visible; expose to sight; present to view.

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