HyperDic: offering

English > 4 senses of the word offering:
NOUNcommunicationoffering, offersomething offered (as a proposal or bid)
possessionofferingmoney contributed to a religious organization
communicationoffering, offerthe verbal / verbal / verbal act of offering
actoffering, oblationthe act of contributing to the funds of a church or charity / charity
offering > pronunciation
Soundsao'ferihng; ao'frihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > offering: 4 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningSomething offered (as a proposal or bid).
Example"noteworthy new offerings for investors included several index funds"
Narrowerbid, tenderA formal proposal to buy at a specified price
contract offeroffer by an employer to contract to pay an employee at a given rate
counterofferAn offer made by someone who has rejected a prior offer
marriage proposal, proposal of marriage, marriage offer, proposalAn offer of marriage
peace offering, olive branchSomething offered to an adversary in the hope of obtaining peace
propositionAn offer for a private bargain (especially a request for sexual / sexual favors)
prospectusA formal written offer to sell securities (filed with the SEC) that sets forth a plan for a (proposed) business enterprise
rewardThe offer of money for helping to find a criminal or for returning lost property
rights offering, rights issueAn offering of common stock to existing shareholders who hold subscription rights or pre-emptive rights that entitle them to buy newly issued shares at a discount from the price / price at which they will be offered to the public later
specialA special offering (usually temporary and at a reduced price / price) that is featured in advertising
tender offerAn offer to buy shares in a corporation (usually above the market price) for cash or securities or both
twoferAn offer of two for the price of one
Broadermessage, content, subject matter, substanceWhat a communication that is about something is about
Spanishoferta, ofrecimento, ofrecimiento
Catalanoferiment, oferta
Verbsofferput forward for consideration
English > offering: 4 senses > noun 2, possession
Meaningmoney contributed to a religious organization.
Narrowerhearth money, Peter's penceAn annual contribution made by Roman Catholics to support the papal see
offertoryThe offerings of the congregation at a religious service
thank offeringAn offering made as an expression of thanks
titheAn offering of a tenth part of some personal income
Broadercontribution, donationA voluntary gift (as of money or service or ideas) made to some worthwhile cause
English > offering: 4 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningThe verbal / verbal / verbal act of offering.
Broaderspeech actThe use of language to perform some act
Spanishoferta, ofrecimiento
Catalanoferiment, ofrena
Verbsofferoffer verbally
English > offering: 4 senses > noun 4, act
MeaningThe act of contributing to the funds of a church or charity / charity.
Broadergiving, giftThe act of giving
Verbsofferpresent as an act of worship

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