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of·fer

 (ô′fər, ŏf′ər)
v. of·fered, of·fer·ing, of·fers
v.tr.
1.
a. To present for acceptance or rejection; proffer: offered me a drink.
b. To put forward for consideration; propose: offer an opinion.
c. To present in order to meet a need or satisfy a requirement: offered new statistics in order to facilitate the decision-making process.
d. To present as an act of worship: offer a prayer.
e. To propose as payment; bid: offered only half what I was asking for the car.
2.
a. To make available; afford: The situation offers us the opportunity to learn more.
b. To present for sale: Those boots are being offered at half price.
c. To provide; furnish: a hotel that offers conference facilities.
3. To exhibit readiness or desire (to do something); volunteer: offered to carry the packages.
4. To engage in; put up: partisans who offered strong resistance to the invaders.
5. To threaten: offered to leave without them if they didn't hurry.
6. To produce or introduce on the stage: The repertory group is offering two new plays this season.
v.intr.
1. To present an offering in worship or devotion.
2. To make an offer or proposal, especially of marriage.
3. To present itself: "This plan was dropped, because of its risk, and because a better offered" (T.E. Lawrence).
4. Baseball To swing at a pitch. Used of a batter.
n.
1. The act of offering: an offer of assistance.
2. Something, such as a suggestion, proposal, bid, or recommendation, that is offered: Did you accept his offer for the car?
3. Law A proposal that if accepted constitutes a legally binding contract.
4. The condition of being offered, especially for sale: thousands of bushels of wheat on offer.

[Middle English offren, from Old English offrian, to present in worship, and from Old French offrir, to propose, present, both from Latin offerre, to present, offer : ob-, to; see ob- + ferre, to bring; see bher- in Indo-European roots.]

of′fer·er, of′fer·or n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.offeror - someone who presents something to another for acceptance or rejection
benefactor, helper - a person who helps people or institutions (especially with financial help)
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(the 'Offeror') announces that it acquired ownership of 500,000 units (the 'Units') of Southern Silver Exploration Corp.
However, when the SSA intends to choose a best value source, VATEP was designed to help SSA resist the various forces driving the SSA to choose the minimum performing alternative from the lowest cost offeror. Let us examine its effectiveness with the following four goals in mind:
Coty notes the receipt of all required regulatory approvals by Cottage Holdco, an affiliate of JAB Holding, in connection with Offeror's tender offer to purchase up to 150M shares of the company's Class A common stock at a price of $11.65 per share in cash.
Beauty products company Coty Inc (NYSE: COTY) on Friday noted the extension of the tender offer by Cottage Holdco BV (offeror), an affiliate of JAB Holding Company Sa rl (JAB), to purchase up to 150,000,000 shares of the company's class A common stock at a price of USD11.65 per share in cash.
AF AB (the offeror) and Poyry had on 10 December 2018, entered into a combination agreement under which the offeror will make a voluntary recommended public cash tender offer to purchase all issued and outstanding shares in Poyry.
LPTA works exactly the way it sounds like it would: Once a proposal has been determined to meet or exceed the minimally acceptable non-cost criteria, the offeror with the lowest price is awarded the contract.
HONG KONG, Nov 3, 2016 - (ACN Newswire) - Quam Limited (the "Company", Stock Code: 0952) was informed by its major shareholders (the "Sellers") that on 28 October 2016 (after trading hours), the Sellers had entered into a Sale and Purchase Agreement with Oceanwide Holdings International Financial Development Co., Ltd (the "Offeror", an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Oceanwide Holdings Co., Ltd.
100% of the Company due to the fact that on August 24 the Offeror proceeded with the acquisition of the CompanyeIUs shares from Blue Sea Overseas Investments (that is 19.99% of AQS total share capital) at EUR0,11 per share, which triggered the legal responsibility of proceeding with a mandatory Public Offer that should be initially subject to the approval of the Commission for the Protection of Competition.
(3) The Air Force requested FPRs from those offerors in the competitive range for AN/ALE-47 Countermeasures Dispensing System, pointing out certain items to be reviewed prior to each offeror's submission of its FPR.
Tokyo, Japan, July 2, 2007 - (JCN Newswire) - At the board meeting held on July 2, 2007, PENTAX Corporation (hereinafter referred to as "PENTAX") has resolved to approve the tender offer by HOYA CORPORATION (hereinafter referred to as the "Tender Offeror") to purchase all shares of PENTAX (hereinafter referred to as the "Tender Offer").
The Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), however, used a different process designed to determine whether a private sector offeror's monthly health benefit premium contributions are at least equal to DOD's.
Negotiations are exchanges, in either a competitive or sole source environment, between the government and offerors that are undertaken with the intent of allowing the offeror to revise its proposal.