Proffered
Proffer Prof"fer, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Proffered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Proffering}.] [OE. profren, proferen, F. prof['e]rer, fr. L. proferre to bring forth or forward, to offer; pro forward + ferre to bring. See {Bear} to produce.] 1. To offer for acceptance; to propose to give; to make a tender of; as, to proffer a gift; to proffer services; to proffer friendship. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

I reck not what wrong that thou me profre. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

2. To essay or attempt of one's own accord; to undertake, or propose to undertake. [R.] --Milton. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • proffered — index unsolicited Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • proffered — Synonyms and related words: arbitrary, autonomous, discretional, discretionary, elective, free, free will, gratuitous, independent, nonmandatory, offered, optional, self acting, self active, self determined, self determining, spontaneous, unasked …   Moby Thesaurus

  • proffered — prof·fer || prÉ‘fÉ™(r) / prÉ’ n. offer, proposal, suggestion v. offer, suggest, propose …   English contemporary dictionary

  • proffered — …   Useful english dictionary

  • be proffered — index hold (possess) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • RFC 123 — Proffered official ICP Crocker, S.D. 1971 April 20; (Ersetzt folgendes RFC :RFC 56 , RFC 80 ; Wurde ersetzt durch folgendes RFC :RFC 165 ; Updates RFC 98 , RFC 101 ; Aktualisiert durch RFC 127 , RFC 148) …   Acronyms

  • RFC 165 — Proffered official Initial Connection Protocol Postel, J.B. 1971 May 25; 6 p. (Ersetzt folgendes RFC :RFC 145 , RFC 143 , RFC 123) …   Acronyms

  • RFC 247 — Proffered set of standard host names Karp, P.M. 1971 October 12; 4 p. (Ersetzt folgendes RFC :RFC 226) …   Acronyms

  • RFC 123 — Proffered official ICP Crocker, S.D. 1971 April 20; ( Ersetzt folgendes RFC :RFC 56 , RFC 80 ; Wurde ersetzt durch folgendes RFC :RFC 165 ; Updates RFC 98 , RFC 101 ; Aktualisiert durch RFC 127 , RFC 148) …   Acronyms von A bis Z

  • RFC 165 — Proffered official Initial Connection Protocol Postel, J.B. 1971 May 25; 6 p. ( Ersetzt folgendes RFC :RFC 145 , RFC 143 , RFC 123) …   Acronyms von A bis Z

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