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Definition of "pros and cons" [pros and cons]

  • The positive and negative attributes or arguments. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "pros and cons" in a sentence
  • "A gentleman who is an acknowledged authority on illustration, in lecturing to a class of art students on the pros and cons of working for reproduction, said that to be a successful illustrator one must have, among other qualities, "ingenuity and invention.""
  • "I. presented to him the various pros and cons of a trust such as he envisaged, and I reminded him that a small legacy to Mrs Doyle, in whose house he had lived for so many years, might not be out of place provided that he was still living with them at the time of his death."
  • "With all of its wares on the table, including non-Cisco products, the company held candid discussions of the pros and cons of each and let customers make up their own minds."