offer

  • 1 offer — of·fer / ȯ fər/ n 1: a proposal, promise, or other manifestation of willingness to make and fulfill a contract or to bargain under proposed terms with another party that has the power to accept it upon receiving it denied accepting the offer see …

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  • 2 Offer — Of fer, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Offered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Offering}.] [OE. offren, {AS}. offrian to sacrifice, fr. L. offerre; ob (see {OB }) + ferre to bear, bring. The English word was influenced by F. offrir to offer, of the same origin. See 1st …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Offer — may refer to: Settlement offer, an offer to end a civil lawsuit out of court Offers, a 2005 Dutch television film Office of Electricity Regulation (OFFER), a forerunner of the current Office of Gas and Electricity Markets in Great Britain In… …

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  • 4 offer — vb Offer, proffer, tender, present, prefer can all mean to lay, set, or put something before another for acceptance. Offer, the most common of these words, frequently implies a putting before one something which may be accepted or rejected {there …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 offer — [ôf′ər, äf′ər] vt. [ME offren < OE & OFr: OE offrian < LL(Ec) offerre, to offer to God, sacrifice; OFr offrir: both < L offerre, to bring before, present, show < ob (see OB ) + ferre, to BEAR1] 1. to present to God or a god in an act… …

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  • 6 Offer — Of fer, n. [Cf. F. offre, fr. offrir to offer, fr. L. offerre. See {Offer}, v. t.] 1. The act of offering, bringing forward, proposing, or bidding; a proffer; a first advance. This offer comes from mercy. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Offer — steht für Wirtschaftsbegriffe: Open Offer, Kaufangebot Self Liquidating Offer Cash Offer, Kapitalerhöhung Offer ist der Familienname von: Avner Offer (*?), britischer Wirtschaftshistoriker Siehe auch: Ofer …

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  • 8 offer — [n] proposal, suggestion action, attempt, bid, endeavor, essay, feeler*, hit*, overture, pass*, pitch*, presentation, proposition, propoundment, rendition, submission, tender; concepts 66,67,278 Ant. refusal, taking, withdrawal offer [v1] present …

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  • 9 offer — ► VERB 1) present for acceptance, refusal, or consideration. 2) express willingness to do something for someone. 3) provide (access or opportunity). 4) present (a prayer or sacrifice) to a deity. 5) (offer up) place in the desired position for… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 Offer — «Offer» Sencillo de Alanis Morissette del álbum Feast on Scraps Formato Sencillo Radial Género(s) Pop Duración 4:05 Discográfica …

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  • 11 offer — (izg. ȍfer) m DEFINICIJA bank. cijena ili tečaj po kojoj je vlasnik dionica ili deviza spreman na njihovu prodaju; zahtijevana ili najniža cijena SINTAGMA offer wanted (izg. offer vȍntid) bank. zahtjev potencijalnim prodavateljima vrijednosnih… …

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  • 12 Offer — Of fer, v. i. 1. To present itself; to be at hand. [1913 Webster] The occasion offers, and the youth complies. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To make an attempt; to make an essay or a trial; used with at. Without offering at any other remedy. Swift.… …

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  • 13 Offer — Offer, Paul, geistl. Dichter, s. Speratus …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 14 offer — The verb has inflected forms offered, offering …

    Modern English usage

  • 15 OFFER — ► ABBREVIATION ▪ (in the UK) Office of Electricity Regulation …

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  • 16 Offer — Indicates a willingness to sell at a given price. Related: bid * * * ▪ I. offer of‧fer 1 [ˈɒfə ǁ ˈɒːfər, ˈɑː ] verb [transitive] 1. to say that you are willing to give someone something, or to give them it: offer somebody something • The …

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  • 17 offer — An expression indicating one s desire to sell a commodity at a given price; opposite of bid. Chicago Board of Trade glossary To show the desire to sell a futures contract at an established price. The CENTER ONLINE Futures Glossary Indicates a… …

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  • 18 offer — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 of help or sth that is needed ADJECTIVE ▪ generous, kind ▪ conditional, unconditional (both esp. BrE) ▪ The company has made a conditional offer. ▪ …

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  • 19 offer — of|fer1 W1S1 [ˈɔfə US ˈo:fər, ˈa: ] v [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: offrir, from Latin offerre, from ferre to carry ] 1.) [T] to ask someone if they would like to have something, or to hold something out to them so that they can take it …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 offer — of|fer1 [ ɔfər, afər ] verb *** 1. ) transitive to let someone know that you will give them something if they want it: offer someone something: They haven t offered me the job yet. offer something to someone: He had offered cocaine to an… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English