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Synonyms for proceeding
prəˈsi dɪŋpro·ceed·ing

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  1. proceedingnoun

    Synonyms:
    measure, step, procedure

  2. proceedingnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    measure, procedure, step

  3. proceedingnoun

    Progress or movement from one thing to another.

    Synonyms:
    measure, procedure, step

  4. 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.

    Synonyms:
    step, procedure, measure

  5. proceedingnoun

    Plural, see proceedings.

    Synonyms:
    procedure, measure, step

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. proceedingnoun

    An act is strictly and originally something accomplished by an exercise of power, in which sense it is synonymous with deed or effect. Action is a doing. Act is therefore single, individual, momentary; action a complex of acts, or a process, state, or habit of exerting power. We say a virtuous act, but rather a virtuous course of action. We speak of the action of an acid upon a metal, not of its act. Act is used, also, for the simple exertion of power; as, an act of will. In this sense an act does not necessarily imply an external effect, while an action does. Morally, the act of murder is in the determination to kill; legally, the act is not complete without the striking of the fatal blow. Act and deed are both used for the thing done, but act refers to the power put forth, deed to the result accomplished; as, a voluntary act, a bad deed. In connection with other words act is more usually qualified by the use of another noun, action by an adjective preceding; we may say a kind act, though oftener an act of kindness, but only a kind action, not an action of kindness. As between act and deed, deed is commonly used of great, notable, and impressive acts, as are achievement, exploit, and feat.

    Festus: We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts, not breaths.

    Bailey Festus, A Country Town, sc. 7.

    A feat exhibits strength, skill, personal power, whether mental or physical, especially the latter; as, a feat of arms, a feat of memory. An exploit is a conspicuous or glorious deed, involving valor or heroism, usually combined with strength, skill, loftiness of thought, and readiness of resource; an achievement is the doing of something great and noteworthy; an exploit is brilliant, but its effect may be transient; an achievement is solid, and its effect enduring. Act and action are both in contrast to all that is merely passive and receptive. The intensest action is easier than passive endurance.

    Synonyms:
    accomplishment, achievement, act, action, consummation, deed, doing, effect, execution, exercise, exertion, exploit, feat, motion, movement, operation, performance, transaction, work

    Antonyms:
    cessation, deliberation, endurance, immobility, inaction, inactivity, inertia, passion (In philosophic sense), quiescence, quiet, repose, rest, suffering, suspension

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. proceeding

    Synonyms:
    step, measure, transaction, performance, procedure, conduct, behavior, action, process

    Antonyms:
    abandonment, desistence, deviation, discontinuance, inaction

Princeton's WordNet

  1. proceeding, legal proceeding, proceedingsnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    proceedings, legal proceeding, minutes, transactions

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. proceedingnoun

    Synonyms:
    act, deed, transaction, action, measure, performance, step, procedure

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How to use proceeding in a sentence?

  1. Fed Chair Janet Yellen:

    The pace of improvement in the labor market appears to have slowed more recently, suggesting that our cautious approach ... remains appropriate, proceeding cautiously in raising the federal funds rate will allow us to keep the monetary support to economic growth in place while we assess whether growth is returning to a moderate pace, whether the labor market will strengthen further, and whether inflation will continue to make progress.

  2. Olivier Niggli:

    We have good feedback that they are proceeding with the cases one by one, so they haven't decided on all the cases but they started the work and for some of them cases are already in the prosecution phase.

  3. Myanmar Winbao:

    Construction is proceeding as a result of broad community support for the project.

  4. Florida State Attorney Phil Archer:

    While it clear that the officers had probable cause to arrest Mr. George Zimmerman, which was affirmed by the circuit court judge at initial appearances, the subsequent recantation by the( alleged) victim of her initial statement along with new documents provided by the victim and her attorney precludes my office from proceeding further.

  5. Matt Schatzman:

    Shell was the first to sign a long-term SPA from the United States indexed to Henry Hub in 2011, and so it is fitting they are the first to sign a long-term SPA from a U.S. LNG project indexed to Brent, we look forward to finalizing additional commercial agreements and to proceeding with the development of our Rio Grande LNG project.

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