- Something put forth, bid, proffered or tendered.
"His offer was $3.50 per share."
- A proposal that has been made.
"What's in his offer?"
- (used in combinations from phrasal verbs) agent noun of off
- (law) An invitation to enter into a binding contract communicated to another party which contains terms sufficiently definite to create an enforceable contract if the other party accepts the invitation.
"His first letter was not a real offer, but an attempt to determine interest."
- (transitive) To place (something) in a position where it can be added to an existing mechanical assembly.
- (transitive) To place at someone’s disposal; to present (something) to be either accepted or turned down.
"He offered use of his car for the week. He offered his good will for the Councilman's vote."
- (obsolete) To make an attempt; used with at.
- (transitive) To present (something) to God as a gesture of worship, or for a sacrifice.
- (transitive) To present in words; to proffer; to make a proposal of; to suggest.
"Everybody offered an opinion."
- (intransitive) To happen, to present itself.
- (intransitive) To propose or express one's willingness (to do something).
"She offered to help with her homework."
- (transitive) To bid, as a price, reward, or wages.
"I offered twenty dollars for it. The company is offering a salary of £30,000 a year."
- (transitive) To put in opposition to; to manifest in an offensive way; to threaten.
"to offer violence to somebody"