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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something that is done; an act or action. Also: a legal document that provides proof of ownership of property.

Usage examples (40)
  • The smallest good deed is better than the grandest intention.
  • He signed the deed
  • He performed a great deed
  • The title deed issue would be decided by government shortly. for more
Tutoring comment
  • Despite her good "deed" (a special accomplishment), the chances for success were "dead" (no longer alive).
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