pro-choicer


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pro-choice

(prō-chois′)
adj.
Favoring legalized abortion as an option for an unwanted pregnancy.

pro-choic′er n.
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pro-choicer

n
(Sociology) informal a person who supports the right of a woman to have an abortion
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pro-choicer

n (inf)Abtreibungsbefürworter(in) m(f)
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As a pro-choicer, I'm as enthralled by the beautiful and scientific facts of physical life that describe unborn fetuses as any pro-lifer.
Surely, as a "pro-choicer," Clinton believes that the public should have the choice whether to pay for abortions, right?
Ted Kennedy for his seat in 1994, he reportedly told the leaders of his Mormon faith he had to run as a pro-choicer because it was the only way he could be elected in Massachusetts.
This is, admittedly, good stuff, the kind of propaganda with the potential to make even the most ardent pro-choicer
I stopped being the kind of pro-choicer who calls abortion a sad reality, a tragic choice, or some other such nonsense.
Consider former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, a lifelong pro-choicer. Since announcing his candidacy for president, he has told the conservative talk radio titans Sean Hannity and Rush Limbaugh that in spite of his position on the issue, he would nominate justices like the fervent abortion opponents John Roberts and Samuel Alito to the Supreme Court--a signal to Republican primary voters and powerful pro-life activists that they have nothing to worry about.
* Howard Dean, an unannounced candidate for the party chairmanship and unabashed pro-choicer, says something must be done.
Senate race in Illinois we have a pro-choicer (yet extremely intelligent and otherwise well-qualified) on one side, and a hell-bent judgmental preacher-type on the other, who feels we should ask ourselves how Jesus would vote.
A defense of the prolife position on abortion, the "three approaches" refers to the three sections of the book that correspond to three angles to the abortion debate that Kreeft offers the reader: (1) the impersonal (philosophical arguments for the pro-life position), (2) the personal (the motives of pro-lifers), and (3) the interpersonal (a fictional dialogue between a pro-lifer and pro-choicer that brings out the first two approaches).
I was a staunch pro-choicer. I have moved from being staunchly pro-choice to being moderately pro-life.
Why underdog pro-choicer Arlen Specter bothered to make a rare personal appearance below the Mason-Dixon line.