make an offer

Also found in: Idioms.
See: proffer
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If you don't want it, don't take it - we are entitled to make an offer.
The resolution made one exception to the "null and void" actions - the authorization of Chief Executive Officer Les Wong to make an offer on the site on one occasion.
Springer added that it had no financial interest in MGN and had made no offer to the British group, nor was it in a position to know whether it would make an offer.