Procession

Pronunciation of Procession
/pɹəsˈɛʃən/, /pɹəsˈɛʃən/, /p_ɹ_ə_s_ˈɛ_ʃ_ə_n/

Synonyms for procession:

Sense 1

cordon, single file.

Sense 2

display, semicircle.

Sense 3

crocodile.

Sense 4

review, row, formation, rope.

Sense 6

column, streak.

Sense 7

circle, flow.

Sense 9

file.

Sense 10

scale.

Sense 17

ring.

entourage

retinue.

troop

caravan.

Other synonyms and related words:

order, semicircle, process, advance, column, scale, file, promotion, furtherance, rising, lift, onrush, flow, rope, crocodile, retinue, overture, approach, onward motion, advancement, cortege, caravan, emission, cordon, display, betterment, row, forward motion, rise, headway, boost, streak, formation, ascending, review, upgrade, emanation, parade, progress.

Sense 2 (noun)

order, circle, streak, rope, scale, ring, row, formation, semicircle.

Sense 3 (noun)

caravan, crocodile, cordon, file, flow, column.

event (noun)

emanation, rise.

motion (noun)

action, mobility, motility, motion, transition, movement, locomotion, flux, activity, passage.

parade, sequence (noun)

course, string, file, process, column, cortege, movement, series, order, Consecution, advance, train, succession.

sequence (noun)

course, queue, concatenation, thread, Consecutiveness, subsequence, chain, consequence, sequel, line, rank, succession, string, progression, Consecution, gamut, train, legacy, sequence, lineage, linkage, array, arrangement, link, series.

train (noun)

parade.

sequence (verb)

order.

Usage examples for procession:

  • So the little procession set out. - "Comrade Yetta", Albert Edwards.
  • Salome soon followed her, and joined the procession of nuns to the chapel. - "The Lost Lady of Lone", E.D.E.N. Southworth.

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