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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%"


  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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of proceeds in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of proceeds in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Logan Pearsall Smith:

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

  2. Nicole Hockley:

    Any proceeds, should the property ever be developed, would be for the benefit of the victims.

  3. Ayn Rand:

    Happiness is that state of consciousness which proceeds from the achievement of one's values.

  4. Citi Research:

    We believe 95 percent of the economics of a sale with proceeds up to $1.33 billion would go to Leucadia and debt holders, suggesting only 5 percent remaining for FXCM shareholders.

  5. Tim Sabol:

    Do some analysis to figure out how much of the proceeds John West should set aside for retirement, and with the balance of the proceeds, think about how much John West can risk for the next deal.

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