Definition of 'proceedings'
Example sentences containing 'proceedings'
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Off to one side, the militia was heaping Up wood for a bonfire to light the proceedings. A TIME OF WAR (2002)If he hurried he could be at the county court for the start of proceedings. YELLOW BIRD (2002)Added to which my divorce proceedings had finally started which meant that I could move forward to the next phase of my life. RESCUING ROSE (2002)
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Translations for 'proceedings'
British English: proceedings /prəˈsiːdɪŋz/ NOUN
Legal proceedings are legal action taken against someone.
The man faces criminal proceedings for stealing her car.
- American English: proceedings
- Arabic: إِجْرَاءَاتٌ قَضَائِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: procedimentos
- Chinese: 诉讼
- Croatian: postupak
- Czech: řízení soudní
- Danish: retsforfølgelse
- Dutch: gerechtelijke actie
- European Spanish: acciones reunión
- Finnish: tapahtumat
- French: procédure
- German: Vorgehensweise
- Greek: πρακτικά συνεδρίου
- Italian: procedura
- Japanese: 進行
- Korean: 소송 절차
- Norwegian: framgangsmåte
- Polish: postępowanie
- European Portuguese: procedimentos
- Romanian: procedură
- Russian: судебное преследование
- Spanish: acto disposición legal
- Swedish: förfarande
- Thai: การดำเนินการ
- Turkish: dava
- Ukrainian: судовий процес
- Vietnamese: vụ kiện
Definition of proceedings from the Collins English Dictionary
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