Definitions for proceeds

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. return, issue, take, takings, proceeds, yield, payoff(noun)

    the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property

    "the average return was about 5%"

Wiktionary

  1. proceeds(Noun)

    Revenue; gross revenue.

    They will donate all proceeds -- the entire amount collected in ticket sales -- from the show to charity.

  2. proceeds(Noun)

    Profits; net revenue.

    They will donate net proceeds -- whatever money is left after they pay their expenses -- from the show to charity.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Proceeds

    that which comes forth or results; effect; yield; issue; product; sum accruing from a sale, etc

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Warren Buffett:

    We enjoy the process far more than the proceeds.

  2. Eugene Fidell:

    We will continue to defend Sgt. Bergdahl as the case proceeds.

  3. Thomas Zaccaro:

    There was a lot of public disclosure about the use of proceeds.

  4. Claude Bernard:

    Man can learn nothing unless he proceeds from the known to the unknown.

  5. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    Most people sell their souls, and live with a good conscience on the proceeds.

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