Definitions for PROproʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. professional, pro(noun)

    an athlete who plays for pay

  2. pro(adj)

    an argument in favor of a proposal

  3. pro(adverb)

    in favor of (an action or proposal etc.)

    "a pro vote"

  4. pro(adverb)

    in favor of a proposition, opinion, etc.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pro(adj)

    a Latin preposition signifying for, before, forth

  2. Pro(adverb)

    for, on, or in behalf of, the affirmative side; -- in contrast with con

  3. Origin: [L.; akin to prae before, Gr. , and E. for. See For, prep., and cf. Prior, a.]

Freebase

  1. pro

    The domain name pro is a generic top-level domain in the Domain Name System of the Internet. Its name is derived from professional, indicating its intended use by certified professionals.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. PRO

    and CON Prefixes of opposite meaning. For example, Progress and Congress.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Joseph Trumpeldor:

    Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori

  2. Oakland City Attorney Barbara Parker:

    There's obviously no quid pro quo here.

  3. Donald Trump:

    When it comes to pro-life I've evolved.

  4. Hunter S. Thompson:

    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro

  5. Hunter S. Thompson:

    When the going gets weird, The weird turn pro.

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