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Meaning of PUT FORWARD

Pronunciation:  pût 'forwurd

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [v]  put before; "I submit to you that the accused is guilty"
  2. [v]  propose as a candidate for some honor
  3. [v]  cause to protrude or as if to protrude; "stick one's hand out of the window"; "stick one's nose into other people's business"
  4. [v]  evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "stir a disturbance"; "call down the spirits from the mountain"
  5. [v]  insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized; "Women should assert themselves more!"
 Synonyms: arouse, assert, bring up, call down, call forth, conjure, conjure up, evoke, invoke, nominate, put up, raise, state, stick, stir, submit
 See Also: acquit, advise, bear, behave, carry, comport, conduct, create, deport, lay, make, place, pose, position, propose, put, set, suggest