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