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deed

noun [C] uk   us   /diːd/

deed noun [C] (ACTION)

an intentional act, especially a very bad or very good one: It seems to me that a lot of evil deeds are done in the name of religion. She's always helping people and doing good deeds.

deed noun [C] (DOCUMENT)

specialized law a legal document that is an official record of an agreement or official proof that someone owns land or a building
Translations of “deed”
in Arabic فِعْل…
in Korean 행동…
in Malaysian amalan…
in French action…
in Turkish iş, eylem, fiil…
in Italian azione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 行為, (尤指很壞或很好的)事情,行為…
in Russian поступок, дело, документ…
in Polish czyn, uczynek, akt notarialny…
in Vietnamese việc làm…
in Spanish acto, acción, hecho…
in Portuguese ação, feito, façanha…
in Thai การกระทำ…
in German die Tat…
in Catalan acte, acció…
in Japanese 行為…
in Indonesian tindakan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 行为, (尤指很坏或很好的)事情,行为…
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