offer englannista suomeksi
A proposal that has been made.
To propose or express one's willingness (to do something).
To present in words; to proffer; to make a proposal of; to suggest.
- Carried somehow, somewhither, for some reason, on these surging floods, were these travelers,(nb..). Even such a boat as the ''Mount Vernon'' offered a total deck space so cramped as to leave secrecy or privacy well out of the question, even had the motley and democratic assemblage of passengers been disposed to accord either.
(quote-journal)| volume=189| issue=3| page=21| magazine=(w)| title=Our banks are out of control| passage=Seeing the British establishment struggle with the financial sector is like watching an alcoholic(nb..). Until 2008 there was denial over what finance had become.(..)But the scandals kept coming,(nb..). A broad section of the political class now recognises the need for change but remains unable to see the necessity of a fundamental overhaul. Instead it offers fixes and patches.
Bible, (w) xxix. 36
- Thou shalt offer every day a bullock for a sin offering for atonement.
To bid, as a price, reward, or wages.
To happen, to present itself.
- The occasion offers, and the youth complies.
1749, (w), ''(w)'', Penguin 1985, p.64:
- The opportunity, however, did not offer till next morning, for Phoebe did not come to bed till long after I was gone to sleep.
To make an attempt; typically used with ''at''.
- I will not offer at that I cannot master.
- He would be offering at the shepherd's voice.
- without offering at any other remedy
1749, (w), ''The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling''
- Here Jones, after expressing the utmost uneasiness, offered to stop her mouth:—“Hey-day! why sure, Mr Jones, you will let me speak; I speaks no scandal, for I only says what I heard from others (..)
To put in opposition to; to manifest in an offensive way; to threaten.
''agent noun of off''
(nl-verb form of)
a victim, a (l)