Definition of proffer:
prompting, volunteer, counteroffer, suggestion, present, pop the question, hypnotism, tender, come forward with, bid, lay before, propose, trace, proposal, extend, offer, mesmerism, cast pearls before swine, put up, offer up, provide, quid pro quo, hint, declare oneself, proposition.
There was no one in sight except the Simpson girls, who had alighted at the other end of the platform, and the four men felt it their duty to wander toward them and proffer such civilities as the occasion demanded.- "With Edge Tools", Hobart Chatfield-Taylor.
- "The Lay of the Cid", R. Selden Rose and Leonard Bacon.
- "The Killer", Stewart Edward White.