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προὔργου contr. for πρὸ ἔργου

I.serving for or towards a work, serviceable, profitable, useful, τι τῶν προὔργου something useful, Ar.; πρ. ἐστὶ εἴς or πρός τι 'tis a step towards gaining one's end, Plat.; οὐδὲν πρ. ἐστί, c. inf., id=Plat.:—also as adv. conveniently, opportunity, προὔργου πεσεῖν Eur.
II.comp. προὐργιαίτερος, α, ον, more serviceable, πρ. ποιεῖσθαί τι to deem of more consequence, Thuc.; πρ. γίγνεται, Plat.

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