Examples of procession in a Sentence
There was a procession of children carrying candles.
The cars moved in procession to the cemetery.
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On another night, a dinner in a hotel ballroom was accompanied by a video procession of parents explaining how they were bankrupted by their children’s cancer diagnoses.
Killing and/or injuring Handmaids would be an effective albeit disturbing way to combat Gilead, and this theory is bolstered by trailer footage of the Handmaids at what appears to be a funeral procession for one (or many) of their own.
Funeral services will be held on Friday April 6 2018 at 10:30 AM from O'Brien Funeral Home to St. Matthew Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:30 AM followed by a procession to St. Joseph Cemetery Bristol.
Summers and others will pause to remember King’s legacy on Wednesday with speeches and a procession from Fort Lauderdale to Miami.
Beau Raimer were riding in on June 13, 2007, as part of a funeral procession for a fellow deputy.
Arnaud Beltrame Wednesday, a day of national homage to him comprising a procession from Paris’ Pantheon and a ceremony at Hotel des Invalides.
In Turbo, Colombia, locals turn out for the funeral procession for truck driver Marco Antonio Builes, the victim of an armed robbery, on Oct. 1, 2017. Sure enough, in Costa Rica, Katia keeps doing business.
The chain then displayed a procession of portraits, starting with the last victim of a mass school shooting: Jaelynn Willey.
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Origin and Etymology of procession
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Definition of procession for English Language Learners
: an organized group or line of people or vehicles that move together slowly as part of a ceremony
: a number of people or things that come or happen one after another
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