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pronunciation the act or manner of saying the sounds of words. [2 definitions]
-proof a suffix that means "able to resist" or "able to protect against."
proof any material that proves something is true or real. [7 definitions]
proofread to examine for mistakes and make corrections.
prop1 to support so as to hold in place. [3 definitions]
prop2 a piece of furniture or other movable article used in the presentation of a play; stage property.
propaganda information or opinions that are made public to promote or attack a movement, cause, or person.
propel to cause to move forward; thrust, push, or drive.
propeller a device used to make an airplane or ship move forward. A propeller is made of tilted blades that are attached to and spin around a hub.
proper correct for a certain purpose. [3 definitions]
properly in the appropriate way. [3 definitions]
proper noun a capitalized noun that names a particular person, place, or thing. In the sentence, "I am from Russia," "Russia" is the proper noun.
property all of one's possessions taken as a whole, or a part of those possessions. [3 definitions]
prophecy a prediction or warning of future events. [2 definitions]
prophet a person who predicts the future.
proportion a part of a whole. [3 definitions]
proposal a suggested plan. [2 definitions]
propose to present or suggest as an idea to be considered. [3 definitions]
proposition a suggested plan of action. [2 definitions]
propulsion the act of causing forward movement, or the condition of being moved forward.
prose writing or speech in its usual form of a series of sentences. Most language that is not poetry can be described as prose. Novels, short stories, essays, and letters are examples of writing done in prose.