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

 put forward
 放出,拿出;提出;推舉出

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 put forward
      v 1: put before; "I submit to you that the accused is guilty"
           [syn: submit, state, posit]
      2: insist on having one's opinions and rights recognized;
         "Women should assert themselves more!" [syn: assert]
      3: evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic; "raise the
         specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the
         air"; "stir a disturbance"; "call down the spirits from
         the mountain" [syn: raise, conjure, conjure up, invoke,
          evoke, stir, call down, arouse, bring up, call
         forth]
      4: cause to protrude or as if to protrude; "stick one's hand
         out of the window"; "stick one's nose into other people's
         business" [syn: stick]
      5: propose as a candidate for some honor [syn: nominate, put
         up]