Definition: funds obtained from a transaction of some type
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): profits, earnings
Antonym(s): debt, loss
1. The proceeds from the raffle will be used to establish a scholarship fund.
2. When we receive the proceeds from the fundraiser, we will buy a large supply of food for the homeless shelter.
3. Because the proceeds from the lemonade stand were stolen, the little girl could not buy a new dollhouse.