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Meaning of proceeds by Wiktionary Dictionary


    Pronunciation 1

    • ( RP ): /ˈprəʊsiːdz/, /"pr@Usi:dz/
    • ( US ): prōʹsēdz, /ˈproʊsiːdz/, /"proUsi:dz/


    proceeds ( plural: only )

    1. Revenue; gross revenue .
      They will donate all proceeds -- the entire amount collected in ticket sales -- from the show to charity .
    2. Profits; net revenue .
      They will donate net proceeds -- whatever money is left after they pay their expenses -- from the show to charity .

    Pronunciation 2

    • enPR: prə-sēdzʹ, IPA: /prəˈsiːdz/, X-SAMPA: /pr@"si:dz/


Explanation of proceeds by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property

    Definition of proceeds by GCIDE Dictionary


    1. Proceeds n. pl. That which comes forth or results; effect; yield; issue; product; sum accruing from a sale, etc.