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Re: When to use and when not to use 'Proffer'

Posted by Bob on January 31, 2005

In Reply to: When to use and when not to use 'Proffer' posted by Quagmire in Academia on January 31, 2005

: Proffer seems synonymous with offer, and much like other words in the English dictionary, one is used over another simply for taste.

: Is that about right?

Restrict "proffer" to the courtroom, and you'll be fine.