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put forward

1 (v + adv) suggest, propose TRANSITIVEshe put forward a proposal for dealing with the problem chuir sí moladh ar aghaidh chun déileáil leis an bhfadhbshe put forward an interesting idea chuir sí smaoineamh suimiúil chun cinn 2 (v + adv) nominate, submit (sb) TRANSITIVEcuir chun cinn VPainmnigh verb  c m uhe was put forward for the award cuireadh a ainm chun cinn faoi choinne na duaise, ainmníodh é don duaisI'd like to put myself forward for the position ba mhaith liom m'ainm féin a chur chun cinn don phost 3 (v + adv) schedule for earlier time TRANSITIVEcuir chun tosaightabhair ar aghaidhthe meeting was put forward cuireadh an cruinniú chun tosaigh, tugadh an cruinniú ar aghaidh 4 (v + adv) reset (clock, watch) TRANSITIVEcuir ar aghaidhto put the clock forward an clog a chur ar aghaidh → see put