Entry from US English dictionary
Definition of pro-ana in English:
(Of a website) encouraging or advocating anorexia: pro-ana sites share tips on how to trick your parents into believing you’re eating
More example sentences
- They naively believe that their words do not influence others, but I have read the following sentence on an online diary: ‘I think I might cut up my gums so it hurts to eat so I won't want to; I saw that on a pro-ana site.’
- Some pro-ana websites feature anorexia prayers and sacrifice rituals.
- Adults are free to use these products anyway they wish, but isn't there an implied sponsorship of the pro-ana mindset by having these ads on these sites?
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.