put forward

PRIMARY MEANINGS OF: put forward

1
v
put before
2
v
propose as a candidate for some honor
3
v
summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
4
v
insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized
FULL DEFINITIONS OF: put forward
1

v put before

Synonyms:
posit, state, submit
Type of:
advise, propose, suggest
make a proposal, declare a plan for something
2

v propose as a candidate for some honor

Synonyms:
nominate, put up
Type of:
nominate, propose
put forward; nominate for appointment to an office or for an honor or position
3

v summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic

Synonyms:
arouse, bring up, call down, call forth, conjure, conjure up, evoke, invoke, raise, stir
call forth, evoke, kick up, provoke
evoke or provoke to appear or occur
Types:
anathemise, anathemize, bedamn, beshrew, curse, damn, imprecate, maledict
wish harm upon; invoke evil upon
bless
give a benediction to
anele, anoint, embrocate, inunct, oil
administer an oil or ointment to ; often in a religious ceremony of blessing
Type of:
create, make
make or cause to be or to become
4

v insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized

Synonyms:
assert
Type of:
acquit, bear, behave, carry, comport, conduct, deport
behave in a certain manner
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