Definition of Procedure:

  1. A fixed, step-by-step sequence of activities or course of action (with definite start and end points) that must be followed in the same order to correctly perform a task. Repetitive procedures are called routines. See also method.

  2. An established or official way of doing something.

Synonyms of Procedure

Course of action, Line of action, Plan of action, Policy, Series of steps, Plan, Method, System, Strategy, Stratagem, Way, Approach, Formula, Mechanism, Methodology, MO, Modus operandi, SOP, Standard operating procedure, Technique, Means, Measure, Process, Proceeding, Operation, Agenda, MO, SOP, Act, Action, Actions, Activity, Acts, Address, Affectation, Air, Algorithm, Approach, Arrangement, Attack, Bearing, Behavior, Behavior pattern, Behavioral norm, Behavioral science, Blueprint, Blueprinting, Calculation, Carriage, Charting, Common practice, Comportment, Conception, Conduct, Contrivance, Course, Course of action, Creed, Culture pattern, Custom, Demeanor, Deportment, Design, Device, Disposition, Doing, Doings, Drill, Enterprise, Envisagement, Fashion, Figuring, Folkway, Foresight, Forethought, Form, Game, Gestures, Goings-on, Graphing, Ground plan, Guidelines, Guiding principles, Guise, Idea, Intention, Layout, Line, Line of action, Lines, Lineup, Long-range plan, Maintien, Maneuver, Manner, Manner of working, Manners, Mapping, Master plan, Matter of course, Means, Measure, Method, Methodology, Methods, Mien, Mode, Mode of operation, Mode of procedure, Modus operandi, Modus vivendi, Motion, Motions, Move, Movements, Moves, Observable behavior, Operation, Operations research, Order, Organization, Pattern, Plan, Plan of action, Planning, Planning function, Platform, Poise, Policy, Polity, Port, Pose, Position paper, Posture, Practice, Praxis, Prearrangement, Prescribed form, Presence, Principles, Proceeding, Process, Program, Program of action, Rationalization, Routine, Rule, Schedule, Schema, Schematism, Schematization, Scheme, Scheme of arrangement, Set form, Setup, Social science, Standard operating procedure, Standing orders, Step, Strategic plan, Strategy, Style, System, Systematization, Tack, Tactical plan, Tactics, Technique, The big picture, The drill, The how, The picture, The way of, Tone, Tradition, Way, Way of life, Ways, Ways and means, Wise, Wont, Working plan

How to use Procedure in a sentence?

  1. In a work place that has complex interactions among employees, it is important to specify and implement a procedure for core processes.
  2. The insurance company provides a step-by-step guide to its dispute and complaint procedure s for all policy holders to access.
  3. The police are now reviewing procedures.
  4. The Doctor surprised me when he told me that he had used a new procedure to repair the tear in the tendon of my leg.

Meaning of Procedure & Procedure Definition