Meaning of OFFER in English


Function: noun

Date: 15th century

1 a : a presenting of something for acceptance <considering job offer s from several firms> <an offer of marriage> b : an undertaking to do an act or give something on condition that the party to whom the proposal is made do some specified act or make a return promise

2 obsolete : OFFERING

3 : a price named by one proposing to buy : BID

4 a : ATTEMPT , TRY b : an action or movement indicating a purpose or intention

– on offer

chiefly British : being offered especially for sale

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.