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propound

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishpropoundpro‧pound /prəˈpaʊnd/ verb [transitive]  formalSUGGEST to suggest an idea, explanation etc for other people to consider The theory of natural selection was first propounded by Charles Darwin.→ See Verb table
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propoundIt would be wrong morally, as well as dangerous to propound a scheme that lessens the standard of living.But they minimize the difference in so far as they propound a thoroughgoing assimilation of male and female desires.Instead what is being propounded here is this.Still, the Guarneri communicated the ferocity of the finale with its ultimate elaboration of the material propounded in the first movement.The theory they propound isn't really very complicated.Both founded monasteries, and both propounded rules for individual salvation.Ostensibly these comedias lacrimosas propound to be social plays, but usually they fail.He must decide at the time the questions are propounded whether or not to answer...
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Verb table
propound
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theypropound
he, she, itpropounds
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theypropounded
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave propounded
he, she, ithas propounded
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad propounded
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill propound
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have propounded
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam propounding
he, she, itis propounding
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you, we, theyare propounding
Past
I, he, she, itwas propounding
you, we, theywere propounding
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been propounding
he, she, ithas been propounding
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been propounding
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be propounding
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been propounding
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