Offer

Of"fer

(?), n. [Cf. F. offre, fr. offrir to offer, fr. L. offerre. See Offer, v. t.] 1. The act of offering, bringing forward, proposing, or bidding; a proffer; a first advance. "This offer comes from mercy." Shak.
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2. That which is offered or brought forward; a proposal to be accepted or rejected; a sum offered; a bid.
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When offers are disdained, and love denied.
Pope.
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3. Attempt; endeavor; essay; as, he made an offer to catch the ball. "Some offer and attempt." South.
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