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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 prof·fer /ˈprɑfɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Prof·fer v. t. [imp. & p. p. Proffered p. pr. & vb. n. Proffering.]
 1. To offer for acceptance; to propose to give; to make a tender of; as, to proffer a gift; to proffer services; to proffer friendship.
    I reck not what wrong that thou me profre.   --Chaucer.
 2. To essay or attempt of one's own accord; to undertake, or propose to undertake. [R.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Prof·fer, n.
 1. An offer made; something proposed for acceptance by another; a tender; as, proffers of peace or friendship.
    He made a proffer to lay down his commission.   --Clarendon.
 2. Essay; attempt. [R.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection; "it was a
          suggestion we couldn't refuse" [syn: suggestion, proposition]
      v : present for acceptance or rejection; "She offered us all a
          cold drink" [syn: offer]