n *(countable)* An idea or a plan offered.

n *(countable|US|politics)* In some states, a proposed statute or constitutional amendment to be voted on by the electorate.

n *(countable|mathematics)* An assertion so formulated that it can be considered true or false.

n *(countable|mathematics)* As a special case, textbooks often, and papers sometimes, label an assertion which is provably true, but not important enough to be a theorem, a proposition. Normally this is part of a numerical reference system (*'Proposition 3.2*', *'Lemma 3.3*', *'Theorem 3.4*')

v *(transitive)* To propose a plan to (someone).

v *(transitive)* To propose some illicit behaviour to (someone). Often sexual in nature.

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