Definition of offer :
1. Attempt; endeavor; essay; as, he made an offer to catch the ball.
2. That which is offered or brought forward; a proposal to be accepted or rejected; a sum offered; a bid.
3. The act of offering, bringing forward, proposing, or bidding; a proffer; a first advance.
4. To attempt; to undertake.
5. To bid, as a price, reward, or wages; as, to offer a guinea for a ring; to offer a salary or reward.
6. To bring to or before; to hold out to; to present for acceptance or rejection; as, to offer a present, or a bribe; to offer one's self in marriage.
7. To make an attempt; to make an essay or a trial; - used with at.
8. To present in words; to proffer; to make a proposal of; to suggest; as, to offer an opinion. With the infinitive as an objective: To make an offer; to declare one's willingness; as, he offered to help me.
9. To present itself; to be at hand.
10. To present, as an act of worship; to immolate; to sacrifice; to present in prayer or devotion; - often with up.
11. To put in opposition to; to manifest in an offensive way; to threaten; as, to offer violence, attack, etc.
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give (part of speech: verb)
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offer (part of speech: verb)
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- Can you offer me one that any sensible man would listen to? - "The Greater Power", Harold Bindloss W. Herbert Dunton.
- Don't offer him too much to begin with." - "Dialstone Lane, Part 2.", W.W. Jacobs.
- Nor did she offer any. - "Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France", Stanley J. Weyman.