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Verb: put forward
  1. Put before
    "I put forward to you that the accused is guilty";
    - submit, state, posit
  2. Insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized
    "Women should put forward themselves more!";
    - assert
  3. Summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic
    "put forward the spectre of unemployment";
    - raise, conjure, conjure up, invoke, evoke, stir, call down, arouse, bring up, call forth
  4. Propose as a candidate for some honour
    - nominate, put up

Derived forms: put forward, putting forward, puts forward

Type of: acquit, advise, bear, behave, call up, carry, comport, conduct, deport, nominate, propose, suggest, summon