offer to

offer something to someone (as something)

to propose giving something to someone as a gift, peace offering, payment, etc. They offered us a bunch of flowers as a peace offering. As an apology, I offered a gift to the hostess.
See also: offer
References in periodicals archive ?
The Service may levy to collect the liability that was the subject of the offer after it returns the offer to the taxpayer.
This announcement is not an offer to purchase nor a solicitation of an offer to purchase with respect to any securities.
the Company"), (AMEX: LXU), today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an offer to exchange shares of its common stock for up to 309,807 of the 499,102 outstanding shares of its $3.
The tender offer is being made on the terms and conditions in the Offer to Purchase dated December 21, 2006, (the "Offer to Purchase") and related Letter of Transmittal ("the Letter of Transmittal").
Following discussions with "The Ad Hoc Committee of Unsecured Noteholders of Equity Office Properties Trust," EOP Operating Limited Partnership has amended further the terms of the tender offers to provide that the "total consideration," as defined in EOP Operating Limited Partnership's Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement dated December 26, 2006 (the "Offer to Purchase"), for each of the 7.
00 per $1,000 principal amount of the Internotes identified in the Offer to Purchase referred to below, in each case payable in respect of such Notes validly tendered and not validly withdrawn and as to which consents to the proposed amendments are delivered on or prior to the Consent Payment Deadline, subject to the terms and conditions of the tender offers and consent solicitations, as amended.
Under the terms of the tender offers as previously amended and as amended hereby, the "total consideration," as defined in EOP Operating Limited Partnership's Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement dated December 26, 2006 (the "Offer to Purchase"), for each of the 7.
The tender offer and consent solicitation are being made on the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in an Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement dated December 4, 2006 and the related Consent and Letter of Transmittal (the "Tender Offer Documents").
MAN AG ("MAN") has on September 18 2006 announced a public unsolicited offer to the shareholders of Scania to acquire all outstanding shares in Scania (the "Offer").
The complete terms and conditions of the offer are set forth in the Offer to Purchase, a Supplement to the Offer to Purchase and the related Letter of Transmittal, copies of which are available by contacting the Information Agent for the offer, Innisfree M&A Incorporated.
On 2 October 2006, JCE Group AB ("JCE"), owned by J Christer Ericsson and family, publicly submitted a cash offer to the shareholders of Semcon to sell all shares in Semcon to JCE (the "Offer").
This announcement is neither an offer to purchase nor a solicitation of an offer to sell Myogen shares.
00 per share after electing to discontinue legal action against EPL which, if successful, would have increased the offer to up to $24.
This news release shall not constitute an offer to purchase, a solicitation of an offer to purchase, or a solicitation of an offer to sell securities.
However, the tender offer is subject to a number of other conditions specified in the Offer to Purchase that will be distributed to all Laidlaw International, Inc.