- to begin and carry on a legal action.
- to take legal action (usually followed by against).
- something that results or accrues.
- the total amount derived from a sale or other transaction: The proceeds from the deal were divided equally among us.
- the profits or returns from a sale, investment, etc.
OTHER WORDS FOR proceed
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OTHER WORDS FROM proceedpro·ceed·er, nounre·pro·ceed, verb (used without object)
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH proceedprecede, proceed
How to use proceed in a sentence
Registration costs $5 and all proceeds go to the two organizations.
Every player on the roster is featured in this year’s calendar, which is available online for $20, with all proceeds benefiting the Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation.Capitals’ 2021 calendar features relatable theme, with players at home during pandemic|Scott Allen|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
A site displaying Yaroslav Koporulin’s artwork, some of which may be for sale with the proceeds used to support his family, can be accessed here.Husband’s tragic death leaves D.C. man to raise 4 young children alone|Lou Chibbaro Jr.|November 11, 2020|Washington Blade
It’s mostly just fun and a distraction from the tension of human politics, but each voter pays $1 per vote and proceeds go to the Rabbit Hash Historical Society.After a tight race, a French bulldog was elected mayor of this small Kentucky town|Sydney Page|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
We will be donating proceeds from our opening to support the Filipino community….
He just walked around the periphery of the development and proceeded on.
Their decay proceeded without a ready supply of oxygen, producing hydrocarbons like methane instead of oxygen-bearing molecules.
Three off-duty cops working as security guards apprehended Saylor and proceeded to restrain him in an ultimately fatal fashion.
Gelhaus proceeded to fire eight shots at Gonzalez, striking him seven times, when he said Gonzalez raised the barrel.
Sharpton proceeded inside to join three other national civil-rights leaders in an hour-long meeting with the president.Is Al Sharpton Running New York City Hall From the White House?|Michael Daly|November 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Being quieted by the Captain with a draught of cold tea, and made to sit down, the examination of the book proceeded.The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
So we put on our things, and proceeded to walk along the river to a place called Paradise, on account of its loveliness.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
Conny stepped smilingly forward, and proceeded to affix the band around the vicar's massive throat.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
“Now this is what I call real felicity,” observed the major, pulling out a pipe which he proceeded to fill.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne
He drew up the rocker, hoisted his slippered feet on the rail, and proceeded to smoke a cigar.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin