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offering 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˈôf(ə)riNG/,/äf-/,
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offerings, plural;
  1. A thing offered, esp. as a gift or contribution
    • - animals as sacrificial offerings
  2. A thing produced or manufactured for entertainment or sale
    • - Hollywood's latest offerings for the European market
  3. A contribution, esp. of money, to a church

  4. A thing offered as a religious sacrifice or token of devotion


  1. offer: something offered (as a proposal or bid); "noteworthy new offerings for investors included several index funds"
  2. money contributed to a religious organization
  3. offer: the verbal act of offering; "a generous offer of assistance"
  4. oblation: the act of contributing to the funds of a church or charity; "oblations for aid to the poor"
  5. (offer) make available or accessible, provide or furnish; "The conference center offers a health spa"; "The hotel offers private meeting rooms"
  6. (offer) present for acceptance or rejection; "She offered us all a cold drink"
  7. The album Offering by Axe was released on Atco Records in 1982.
  8. In Buddhism, symbolic offerings are made to the Triple Gem, giving rise to contemplative gratitude and inspiration. Typical material offerings involve simple objects such as a lit candle or oil lamp, burning incense, flowers, food, fruit, water or drinks.
  9. Ticket to Ride is the first album by the American music duo The Carpenters. At the time of its release in 1969 under the name Offering, it was a commercial failure and produced only one minor hit single - "Ticket to Ride", a ballad version of a song made famous by The Beatles. ...
  10. Offering is a studio album by the Japanese noise musician, Merzbow. It was produced in a limited edition of 505 copies.
  11. The Offering is the fifth studio album by rapper Killah Priest. It was released on August 21, 2007 through Good Hands Records, which is distributed through Traffic. ...
  12. (Offerings (1989)) Offerings is an independent slasher film, much in the same vein as horror classic Halloween.
  13. An act of offering; That which has been offered; a sacrifice; An oblation or presentation made as a religious act; A contribution given at a religious service
  14. (offer) A proposal that has been made; Something put forth, bid, proffered or tendered; An invitation to enter into a binding contract communicated to another party which contains terms sufficiently definite to create an enforceable contract if the other party accepts the invitation; To ...
  15. (Offerings) In liturgical terms, the bread and wine used in the Divine Liturgy. At one time, in all of the liturgical Traditions, the bread and the wine were brought to the Church by the people, and the Celebrant selected them personally for the Service. ...
  16. (OFFERINGS) These are contributions given over and above their tithes (e.g., fast offerings and offerings to missionary fund or building fund).
  17. (Offerings) Special customary payments to an incumbent.
  18. (offerings) These are gifts that people make to please the gods so that they will answer their prayers. When the ancestors of the Anglo-Saxons still lived in Sweden and Denmark they sometimes killed people to give them as offerings to the gods. ...
  19. (Offer) A definite undertaking  – a proposition that will become an undertaking on its acceptance.
  20. (Offer) A promise by one party to act or perform in a specified manner provided the other party will act or perform in the manner requested.
  21. (Offer) An oral or written proposal to sell a franchise to a prospective franchisee upon understood general terms and conditions
  22. (Offer) In traditional direct mail, the incentive that you give prospects to motivate them to respond to your mailing, either by placing an order or by taking the next step in the sales process. ...
  23. (Offer) indication by a potential buyer of a willingness to purchase a home at a specific price; generally put forth in writing
  24. (Offer) A legally binding, written contract that defines how much a buyer will pay for a property, depending on satisfactory agreement with a list of contingencies.
  25. (offer) A proposal to enter into an agreement with another person. An offer must express the intent of the person making the offer to form a contract, must contain some essential terms–including the price and subject matter of the contract–and must be communicated by the person making the offer. ...