Synonyms and Antonyms of procedure

  1. 1 a usually fixed or ordered series of actions or events leading to a result <followed the procedure for replacing the broken part exactly as the owner's manual instructed> Synonyms course, operation, process, proceedingRelated Words drill, routine; fashion, form, manner, method, mode, style, system, technique, way; approach, arrangement, blueprint, design, formula, game plan, ground plan, layout, plan, plot, program, project, recipe, scheme, strategy; accomplishment, achievement, attainment, enterprise, performance, undertaking, work; activity, functioning, movement

  2. 2 a way of acting or proceeding <followed standard procedure for dealing with a consumer complaint> Synonyms line, methodology, policy, course, programRelated Words blueprint, design, plan, scheme, strategy; intent, intention, purpose; approach, direction, method, path, pathway, tack

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