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synonyms for pro verb

  • adage
  • aphorism
  • axiom
  • dictum
  • motto
  • proverb
  • theorem
  • apophthegm
  • belief
  • byword
  • canon
  • commonplace
  • device
  • epithet
  • formula
  • law
  • moral
  • platitude
  • precept
  • prescript
  • rule
  • saw
  • tenet
  • truism
  • brocard
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How to use pro verb in a sentence

In addition, the currency notes of the Government served in the place pro tanto of the Bank of England notes.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
“Lecompton” constitution of Kansas was a pro-slavery document which Buchanan favoured.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
Nam Sacerdos ille, qui huc ante nos aduenerat, nostro statim adutu in Galliam sua ipse sponte & pro veteri desiderio remigrauit.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
Domi primm dedimus operam, vt pro nostris viribus officium Ecclesiasticum ne deesset.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
The verb (—) in the Hebrew, when connected with the name of God in different other passages, has the same import.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
During the ingenuous apologia pro vita sua Miss Anne regarded him with her honest candour.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Here ends Chaucer's portion of the translation, in the middle of an incomplete sentence, without any verb.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
"I quite admit that; but you've always received a quid pro quo," the general snapped.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
Observe that the word Christus has no verb following it; it is practically an objective case, governed by thanke in l. 168. '
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
Both in the present passage and in the Pardoner's Prologue the verb to erme is used with the same sb., viz.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
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