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Princeton's WordNet

  1. return, issue, take, takings, proceeds, yield, payoffnoun

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

    "the average return was about 5%"

Wiktionary

  1. proceedsnoun

    Revenue; gross revenue.

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

  2. proceedsnoun

    Profits; net revenue.

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

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  1. proceeds

    Proceeds refer to the total amount derived from a transaction or a series of transactions, such as the sale of goods or assets, an event, or a fundraiser. It usually suggests the net amount of money or revenue received or generated after deducting costs, expenses or other deductions.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Proceeds

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

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. proceeds

    The product or produce of prizes, &c.

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Numerology

  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

Examples of proceeds in a Sentence

  1. Bill Gross:

    Zero destroys existing business models such as life insurance company balance sheets and pension funds, which in turn are expected to use the proceeds to pay benefits for an aging boomer society, these assumed liabilities were based on the assumption that a balanced portfolio of stocks and bonds would return 7-8 percent over the long term.

  2. Tim Davie:

    Although the report states that Diana, Princess of Wales, was keen on the idea of an interview with the The BBC, it is clear that the proceeds for securing the interview fell far short of what audiences have a right to expect, we are very sorry for this. Lord Dyson has identified clear failings.

  3. Chief Executive Dave Hager:

    Proceeds for the entire divestiture program are well on their way to achieving our previously announced range of $ 2 billion to $ 3 billion in 2016.

  4. Ben Brafman:

    Mr. Weinstein intends to enter a plea of not guilty and vigorously defend against these unsupported allegations that he strongly denies, we will soon formally move to dismiss the indictment and if this case actually proceeds to trial, we expect Mr. Weinstein to be acquitted.

  5. Michael Goldberg:

    He wants us to start exploring a potential sale, he did say he wants the land to be sold and the proceeds to go directly to the victims as soon as possible.

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