What does proceeding mean?

Definitions for proceeding
prəˈsi dɪŋpro·ceed·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. proceeding, legal proceeding, proceedingsnoun

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

Wiktionary

  1. proceedingnoun

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

  2. proceedingnoun

    Progress or movement from one thing to another.

  3. proceedingnoun

    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. proceedingnoun

    Plural, see proceedings.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Proceeding

    of Proceed

  2. Proceedingnoun

    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. Proceedingnoun

    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?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. White House:

    The idea that the counsel to the President has to turn over protected documents and confidential information is ludicrous, and to imply he can't represent the President of the United States in an impeachment proceeding is completely absurd.

  2. Skymark Airlines:

    Airbus is beginning preparations for litigation regarding a penalty for breach of contract, discussions with Airbus towards the resolution of this problem are proceeding and will continue to do so.

  3. Matt Schatzman:

    We look forward to finalizing additional commercial agreements and to proceeding with the development of our Rio Grande LNG project.

  4. Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi:

    We are proceeding in a positive way. It is an engine that is going to leave the station.

  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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