Definition of Deed in English :

Define Deed in English

Deed meaning in English

Meaning of Deed in English

Pronunciation of Deed in English

Deed pronunciation in English

Pronounce Deed in English


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1. deed, deed of conveyance, title

a legal document signed and sealed and delivered to effect a transfer of property and to show the legal right to possess it

Example Sentences:
'he signed the deed'
'he kept the title to his car in the glove compartment'

2. act, deed, human action, human activity

something that people do or cause to happen

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of deed
something that is done or performed; act
a notable achievement; feat; exploit
action or performance, as opposed to words
4. law
a formal legal document signed, witnessed, and delivered to effect a conveyance or transfer of property or to create a legal obligation or contract
5. (transitive) US and Canadian
to convey or transfer (property) by deed

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see synonyms of deed
a thing done; act
a feat of courage, skill, etc.
action; actual performance
honest in word and deed
4.  Law
a document under seal which, when delivered, transfers a present interest in property
verb transitive US
to transfer (property) by such a document

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of deed
1. Something that is carried out; an act or action.
2. A usually praiseworthy act; a feat or exploit.
3. Action or performance in general: Deeds, not words, matter most.
4. Law
a. A signed, sealed, and delivered instrument.
b. An instrument conveying an interest in real property.
tr.v. deed·ed, deed·ing, deeds
To transfer by means of a deed: deeded the property to the children.

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