What does pro mean?

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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

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

  2. Pro(adverb)

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

    Etymology: [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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pro

    prō, Latin prep. meaning before, used in English in many phrases.—Pro and con, abbrev. of pro et contra, for and against.—v.i. to consider impartially.—n.pl. Pros and cons, arguments for and against an opinion.—Pro bono publico, for the public good.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. PRO

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

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How to pronounce pro?

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How to say pro in sign language?

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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

Examples of pro in a Sentence

  1. Devesh Kapur:

    The Trump administration's hard line policies on immigration ... have hardly endeared (him) to the community, appearing with PM Modi might mildly help but certainly not reverse the community's overall pro-Democrat leanings.

  2. Mitch McConnell:

    I've read the summary of the call. If this is the' launching point' for Hunter Biden.White House Democrats' impeachment process, they've already overplayed their hand, it's clear there is no quid pro quo that House Democrats ' were desperately praying for.

  3. Erik Meyersson:

    The likely target here is instead the HDP. By striking hard at the PKK, the Turkish government is pressuring the HDP to pick a side, either it denounces PKK to end violence, risking political blowback among its Kurdish base, or it adopts a more pro-Kurdish rhetoric, risking the ire of the Turkish public as well as the judiciary, which has a long history of banning Kurdish parties and politicians.

  4. Terrisa Bukovinac:

    Until the 72 percentof Dems who want to see abortion restricted stop voting for pro-abortion extremists, we will continue to have to rely on right-wing leadership to draw attention to our cause.

  5. Charles Schumer:

    When Barack Obama campaigned, he offered a pro-government message, telling people that they need government again; that they aren't fine on their own anymore.

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