5 letter words with PRO in the middle

The following list contains 1 five letter word in English

5 letter words with PRO in the middle in English

Common 5 letter words with PRO in the middle with meaning


Part of Speech: Noun

Definition: A protective garment worn over the front of ones clothes to keep them clean, especially during cooking or other messy activities.

Pronunciation (US): /ˈeɪ.prən/

Pronunciation (UK): /ˈeɪ.prən/

Origin and Usage: The word "apron" originated from the Middle English word "napron" which means a cloth to protect clothing. The "n" was later dropped due to the confusion of the phrase "a napron" being heard as "an apron". The word "apron" has been in use since the 14th century.

Synonyms: Smock, overall, pinafore, dustcoat, lab coat.

Related Words: Skirt, shirt, gloves, pants, dress.

Example Sentences:

  • The chef wore an apron to keep his clothes clean while cooking.
  • She wiped her hands on her apron after washing the dishes.
  • The carpenter wore an apron to protect his clothes from sawdust.