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Definition of Deed


  1. Dead.
  2. That which is done or effected by a responsible agent; an act; an action; a thing done; -- a word of extensive application, including, whatever is done, good or bad, great or small.
  3. Illustrious act; achievement; exploit.
  4. Power of action; agency; efficiency.
  5. Fact; reality; -- whence we have indeed.
  6. A sealed instrument in writing, on paper or parchment, duly executed and delivered, containing some transfer, bargain, or contract.
  7. Performance; -- followed by of.
  8. To convey or transfer by deed; as, he deeded all his estate to his eldest son.
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Deed Translations

deed in French is fait
deed in German is Tat, Urkunde
deed in Italian is documento
deed in Latin is factum
deed in Norwegian is gjerning