Learner's definition of PROPOSE
to suggest (something, such as a plan or theory) to a person or group of people to consider
The scientists proposed a new theory.
The mayor proposed a plan for a new bridge.
Several senators have proposed raising the tax.
I propose that we revise the bylaws.
to plan or intend to do (something)
to suggest (someone) for a job, position, office, etc.
to ask someone to marry you
— often + to
propose a toast
to publicly wish a person future health, happiness, and success and ask others to raise their glasses and join in a drink
always used before a noun