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Synonyms for procession
prəˈsɛʃ ənpro·ces·sion

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Wiktionary

  1. processionverb

    Synonyms:
    process

  2. processionverb

    To take part in a procession

    Synonyms:
    process

  3. processionverb

    To honour with a procession

    Synonyms:
    process

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. procession

    Synonyms:
    train, march, caravan, file, cortege, cavalcade, retinue

    Antonyms:
    rabble, herd, rush, disorder, mob, confusion, rout

Princeton's WordNet

  1. emanation, rise, processionnoun

    (theology) the origination of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost

    "the emanation of the Holy Spirit"; "the rising of the Holy Ghost"; "the doctrine of the procession of the Holy Spirit from the Father and the Son"

    Synonyms:
    ascent, rising, emanation, acclivity, wage increase, forward motion, progress, hike, rising slope, progression, salary increase, ascending, ascension, boost, upgrade, advancement, climb, lift, advance, emission, rise, wage hike, onward motion, raise, cost increase

  2. processionnoun

    the group action of a collection of people or animals or vehicles moving ahead in more or less regular formation

    "processions were forbidden"

    Synonyms:
    progress, advancement, advance, rise, onward motion, emanation, progression, forward motion

  3. progress, progression, procession, advance, advancement, forward motion, onward motionnoun

    the act of moving forward (as toward a goal)

    Synonyms:
    rise, forward motion, emanation, cash advance, progress, feeler, patterned advance, progression, improvement, advancement, approach, furtherance, advance, betterment, overture, onward motion, promotion

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. processionnoun

    Synonyms:
    train, CORTÈGE, turnout, retinue, CAVALCADE

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. processionnoun

    Synonyms:
    parade, cavalcade, cortège, train, retinue, file

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "procession":

    processions, parade, motorcade, convoy, parades, demonstration

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How to use procession in a sentence?

  1. Amir Farshad Ebrahimi:

    They carry the coffin or perform, for the Islamic Republic, when a member of the Guard or Basij is killed in Syria that’s the beginning of the process. They are brought back for a martyrdom procession. It becomes an outlet for the propaganda of the Islamic Republic.

  2. Harriet Beecher Stowe:

    Nobody had ever instructed him that a slave-ship, with a procession of expectant sharks in its wake, is a missionary institution, by which closely-packed heathen are brought over to enjoy the light of the Gospel.

  3. Tongthong Chandransu:

    Because King Mongkut was a monk, he ordered that the procession should visit important Buddhist temples so the new monarch can provide alms to monks.

  4. Heinrich Heine:

    The music at a wedding procession always reminds me of the music of soldiers going into battle.

  5. Nicky Spencer-Coker:

    This candlelight vigil and procession is to shed light on the issue of sexual violence in Sierra Leone, remember Hannah and all unnamed victims of sexual violence.


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