Another word for propose
To make a suggestion
suggest, offer, put forward, move, set forth, come up with, state, proffer, advance, propound, introduce, put to, contend, assert, tender, recommend, advise, counsel, lay before, submit, adduce, affirm, volunteer, press, urge (upon), hold out, make a motion, lay (something) on the line.
To offer marriage
offer marriage, ask in marriage, make a proposal, ask for the hand of, press one's suit, pop the question*, fire the question*. See syn. study at intend.intend.