procession

Part of speech: noun

An array, as of persons, moving in order; train; array.

Part of speech: noun

The act of proceeding.

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Usage examples "procession":

  1. Landolin hastened his steps- not to miss the procession. - "Landolin", Berthold Auerbach.
  2. When the procession arrived, all was ready and the people were delighted." - "Story of My Life, volumes 1-3", Augustus J. C. Hare.
  3. A further point of value is that the female figures in the procession carried something on their heads, as is shown by their raised but broken left arms. - "Problems in Periclean Buildings", G. W. Elderkin.