Associations to the word «Proceed»


PROCEED, verb. To move, pass, or go forward or onward; to advance; to continue or renew motion begun.
PROCEED, verb. To pass from one point, topic, or stage, to another.
PROCEED, verb. To issue or come forth as from a source or origin; to come from.
PROCEED, verb. 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.
PROCEED, verb. To be transacted; to take place; to occur.
PROCEED, verb. To have application or effect; to operate.
PROCEED, verb. To begin and carry on a legal process.

Dictionary definition

PROCEED, verb. Continue talking; "I know it's hard," he continued, "but there is no choice"; "carry on--pretend we are not in the room".
PROCEED, verb. Move ahead; travel onward in time or space; "We proceeded towards Washington"; "She continued in the direction of the hills"; "We are moving ahead in time now".
PROCEED, verb. 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".
PROCEED, verb. Follow a certain course; "The inauguration went well"; "how did your interview go?".
PROCEED, verb. 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".

Wise words

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