Business proceeded as usual.
Looked surprised, then proceeded to roar with laughter.
Proceeded to his destination; paused to clear her throat, then proceeded.
An example of proceed is what is said when you are beginning a test.
An example of proceed is filing a lawsuit against a business.
An example of to proceed is going into the other country after stopping at a border check.
An example of to proceed is the direction given to a student who gets nervous during a speech.
To proceed on a journey.
To proceed to eat one's dinner.
A project that is proceeding well.
To proceed with a story or argument.
Light proceeds from the sun.
Behavior proceeding from hidden motives.
Proceeded against the defaulting debtor.
Origin of proceed
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition