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Webster Dictionary

  1. Pro-

    a prefix signifying before, in front, forth, for, in behalf of, in place of, according to; as, propose, to place before; proceed, to go before or forward; project, to throw forward; prologue, part spoken before (the main piece); propel, prognathous; provide, to look out for; pronoun, a word instead of a noun; proconsul, a person acting in place of a consul; proportion, arrangement according to parts

  2. Origin: [L. pro, or Gr. . See Pro.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pro- in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pro- in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hunter S. Thompson:

    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro

  2. Hunter S. Thompson:

    When the going gets weird, The weird turn pro.

  3. Wilfred Owen, Poem: Dulce et Decorum est.:

    Dulce et decorum est pro patria mori.
    (Sweet and fitting it is to die for the fatherland)

  4. Christine Ahn:

    And that kind of framework has enabled Korea to remain divided. I am pro-peace. I am pro-engagement. I am pro-dialogue. I am pro-human rights.

  5. Christine Ahn:

    Basically that is a Cold War, McCarthyist mentality, and that kind of framework has enabled Korea to remain divided. I am pro-peace. I am pro-engagement. I am pro-dialogue. I am pro-human rights.

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