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Pop the Question (To)

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To propose or make an offer of marriage. As this important demand is supposed to be unexpected, the question is said to be popped.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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