pros and cons


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pros and cons

pl n
the various arguments in favour of and against a motion, course of action, etc
[C16: from Latin prō for + con, from contrā against]
Translations
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pre a proti
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He read many wise things in books, but he could only judge from his own experience (he did not know whether he was different from other people); he did not calculate the pros and cons of an action, the benefits which must befall him if he did it, the harm which might result from the omission; but his whole being was urged on irresistibly.
At length the lady of the caravan shook off her fit of meditation, and, summoning the driver to come under the window at which she was seated, held a long conversation with him in a low tone of voice, as if she were asking his advice on an important point, and discussing the pros and cons of some very weighty matter.
We hope the information provided here can help our millions of readers weigh the pros and cons for themselves and draw their own conclusions about gun control.
On his May 13 episode of "The Tonight Show," Jimmy Fallon entertained viewers by providing his own humorous predictions and pros and cons for the much-talked about wedding.
WRITING EXERCISE: Tell students to follow up on their lists of pros and cons.
Second, there is a summary of the pros and cons of implementing job rotation.
Still, a CPA shouldn't rush into accepting the role of executor or trustee without first considering the pros and cons.
Take a look at the pros and cons of the traditional curve balls (Uncle Charlie and the Yellow Hammer), and compare them to the modern power slider on page 63.
The report weighs the pros and cons of eliminating or limiting deductions for state and local taxes, which could raise as much as $225 billion by 2002.
org, the nation's number one online resource for the pros and cons of the death penalty (http://deathpenalty.
Since the Hollywood board represents the majority of SAG actors and the majority of money earned under the TV/Theatrical contract, it is safe to assume that thousands of working actors, if given the ability to weigh the pros and cons of this proposed deal, will be voting against this contract when it is offered in a referendum next month,'' said actor Kent McCord, the opposition's unofficial leader.