Meaning of PRO in English


Pronunciation: ' pr ō

Function: noun

Inflected Form: plural pros

Etymology: Middle English, from Latin, preposition, for ― more at FOR

Date: 15th century

1 : an argument or evidence in affirmation <an appraisal of the pro s and cons>

2 : the affirmative side or one holding it

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