Character 10
Hyphenation pro ceed ing
Pronunciations /pɹəˈsiːdɪŋ/

Definitions and meanings of "Proceeding"

What do we mean by proceeding?

A course of action; a procedure. noun

A sequence of events occurring at a particular place or occasion. noun

A record of business carried on by a society or other organization; minutes. noun

Legal action; litigation. noun

The activities and hearings of a legal body or administrative agency. noun

The institution or pursuance of legal action. noun

A going forward; a procession; the act of one who proceeds; especially, a measure or step taken; a doing; a transaction: as, an illegal proceeding; a cautious proceeding; a violent proceeding. noun

Advancement. noun

Plural A record or account of the transactions of a society: as, the Proceedings of the American Philological Association. noun

Synonyms Procedure, Operation, etc. (see process), measure, performance, step. 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 noun

The course of procedure in the prosecution of an action at law. noun

The published record of its action, or of things done at its meetings. noun

Present participle of proceed. verb

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

Progress or movement from one thing to another. noun

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

Plural, see proceedings. noun

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

To move, pass, or go forward or onward; to advance; to carry on

To pass from one point, topic, or stage, to another.

To come from; to have as its source or origin.

To go on in an orderly or regulated manner; to begin and carry on a series of acts or measures; to act methodically

To be transacted; to take place; to occur.

(of a rule) To be applicable or effective; to be valid.

To begin and carry on a legal process.

To take an academic degree.

Legal wrangling over stewardship dat is laced with "salty" adjectives. Urban Dictionary

Synonyms and Antonyms for Proceeding

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The word "proceeding" in example sentences

"It is not (_Golf_ is not!) a proceeding (_proceeding, quotha! ❋ Various (N/A)

We observed that the gates of the two walls were not built opposite to each other, with the object no doubt of exposing an assaulting party to greater loss in proceeding from the outer to the inner gate. ❋ Unknown (1856)

Read this way, the point of the passage is that we can adapt to new situations in ways that go beyond anything we already knew how to do; doing this is what he calls proceeding according to the kinds. ❋ Robins, Dan (2007)

On a label proceeding from his mouth is inscribed the following line: "O Christ, be thy wounds my pleasing remedy." ❋ Walter Poole Littlechild (N/A)

"3rd Regt.;" his right hand points to the tomb; and a label proceeding from his mouth represents him saying, "I have obtained a pension of a shilling a day only for putting an end to thy days." ❋ Various (N/A)

Second, the case law proceeding from the Sixth Amendment guarantees representation by counsel – if one cannot afford it, one is to be provided free of charge. ❋ Unknown (2010)

We have but one resource if such a proceeding is distasteful, and that is, not to vote at all, which is certainly unpatriotic. ❋ Unknown (2010)

Against such doctrines, St. Paul affirmed the need to read Sacred Scripture "as 'inspired by' and proceeding from the Holy Spirit". ❋ Unknown (2009)

The third Fairfax proceeding is now in its sixth week, with the defense building its case that Prieto should not be executed because of the trauma he suffered as a child growing up in war-torn El Salvador in the 1970s. ❋ Tom Jackman (2010)

Prosecutors, whose intent in this proceeding is to demonstrate that there are grounds for a full-scale trial of Hasan, so far have presented testimony focused on the events of Nov. 5. ❋ Ann E. Gerhart (2010)

"There was no point in proceeding under the current conditions." ❋ Unknown (2009)

This proceeding is intended to be a failsafe, not the ordinary course. ❋ Rebecca Tushnet (2009)

Moreover the recent decisions from the Judiciary also reflect their reluctance in proceeding with the case. ❋ Unknown (2009)

In all seriousness, even if Perriello ends up losing, standing up for what you believe in, and proceeding from the assumption that you can persuade voters that you're right, even if it seems difficult or unlikely, seems like a worthy experiment. ❋ Greg Sargent (2010)

He wrote, market theory often prevents access to a true understanding of competition by proceeding from the assumption of a 'given' quantity of scarce goods. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Lip-lip, who had watched the whole proceeding from the bank, now rushed upon him, knocking him over and sinking his teeth into him. ❋ Unknown (2010)

Two wise pieces of advice during child-cusstody proceedings: one, never allow da [youngsters] in question to be present during said expletive-riddled meetings, since their tender ears should not be subjected to anything "heavier" than [G-rated] word-choices. And two, carefully note which parent uses more "colorful" adjectives; this can often greatly determine which of them would be a more appropriate guardian for said vulnerable-minded [little ones]. ❋ QuacksO (2020)

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