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propitious
favorable
proponent
a person who supports a cause or doctrine
propriety
conformity; appropriateness
prosaic
dull; commonplace; unimaginative
proscribe
to denounce; exile
proselyte
a person who has changed from one religion to another; a convert
prospectus
a report describing a forthcoming project
prostrate
lying flat; thrown or fallen to the ground
protagonist
main character
protean
changeable; variable
protégé
one who has been guided or instructed by another.
protocol
the etiquette observed by diplomats
prototype
the original; first of its kind; a model
protract
to draw out; to prolong
protrude
to stick out; to project
proverbial
well-known
provident
having foresight
provincial
countrified; narrow; limited
provisional
temporary
proviso
a condition; a stipulation
provoke
to anger; to irritate; to annoy
prowess
skill; strength; daring
proximity
nearness in place or time
proxy
one who acts in place of another
prude
an overly proper person
prudence
caution; good judgement
prune
to cut off or lop off such as twigs, branches or roots
prurient
lustful; obscene; lewd