What does the word proceeds mean?

Usage examples for proceeds

  1. It was through him the band disposed of the proceeds from its activities. – The Gray Phantom's Return by Herman Landon
  2. By machinery, man proceeds with his dominion over nature. – Humanity in the City by E. H. Chapin
  3. The invitation thus given is accepted, and the class, headed by the committee, proceeds to the Representatives' Hall. – A Collection of College Words and Customs by Benjamin Homer Hall