What does proceeding mean?

Definitions for proceeding
prəˈsi dɪŋpro·ceed·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. proceeding, legal proceeding, proceedings(noun)

    (law) the institution of a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked

Wiktionary

  1. proceeding(Noun)

    The act of one who proceeds, or who prosecutes a design or transaction

  2. proceeding(Noun)

    Progress or movement from one thing to another.

  3. proceeding(Noun)

    A measure or step taken in a course of business; a transaction; as, an illegal proceeding; a cautious or a violent proceeding.

    The proceedings of the high commission. --Macaulay.

  4. proceeding(Noun)

    Plural, see proceedings.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Proceeding

    of Proceed

  2. Proceeding(noun)

    the act of one who proceeds, or who prosecutes a design or transaction; progress or movement from one thing to another; a measure or step taken in a course of business; a transaction; as, an illegal proceeding; a cautious or a violent proceeding

  3. Proceeding(noun)

    the course of procedure in the prosecution of an action at law

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'proceeding' in Nouns Frequency: #1052

How to pronounce proceeding?

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    Karen
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How to say proceeding in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of proceeding in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of proceeding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of proceeding in a Sentence

  1. Brandon Judd:

    We're going to have to release( families) under what's called the catch-and-release program, it's impossible to not separate the family unless the catch-and-release policy takes hold again. If we can't hold the children more than 20 days, therefore we can't hold the parents more than 20 days. It takes about six to nine months to see a deportation proceeding from the beginning to the end.

  2. Kim Kye Gwan:

    If the U.S. is trying to drive us into a corner to force our unilateral nuclear abandonment, we will no longer be interested in such dialogue and cannot but reconsider our proceeding to the...summit.

  3. Nusra Front:

    We warn soldiers of (Division 30) against proceeding in the American project, we, and the Sunni people in Syria, will not allow their sacrifices to be offered on a golden platter to the American side.

  4. Ambrose Quaresma:

    Everything is proceeding normally.

  5. Dror Ladin:

    This is not over. We will be asking the federal appeals court to expedite the ongoing appeals proceeding to halt the irreversible and imminent damage from Trump's border wall. Border communities, the environment, and our Constitution's separation of powers will be permanently harmed should Trump get away with pillaging military funds for a xenophobic border wall Congress denied.

Images & Illustrations of proceeding

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