Definitions of proceed

  1. To move or go on from one point to another; to issue; to come from; to prosecute any design; to make progress; to begin and carry on; to act.
  2. To go on or forward; continue; to issue or come forth, as from a source; to carry on an action in an orderly way; carry on a legal action.
  3. To go forward: to advance: to issue: to be produced: to prosecute.
  4. To go forward; issue; prosecute.
  5. To go on or forward; continue.
  6. To issue or come, as from some source.
  7. continue a certain state, condition, or activity; " Keep on working!"; " We continued to work into the night"; " Keep smiling"; " We went on working until well past midnight"
  8. follow a procedure or take a course; " We should go farther in this matter"; " She went through a lot of trouble"; " go about the world in a certain manner"; " Messages must go through diplomatic channels"
  9. To move, pass, or go forward or onward; to advance; to continue or renew motion begun; as, to proceed on a journey.
  10. To pass from one point, topic, or stage, to another; as, to proceed with a story or argument.
  11. To issue or come forth as from a source or origin; to come from; as, light proceeds from the sun.
  12. To go on in an orderly or regulated manner; to begin and carry on a series of acts or measures; to act by method; to prosecute a design.
  13. To be transacted; to take place; to occur.
  14. To have application or effect; to operate.
  15. See Proceeds.
  16. To advance; to make progress; to come, as from a source; to emanate; to begin and carry on; to conduct; to prosecute any design; to have a course.
  17. Money resulting from a commercial transaction.