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Definition 1: something that people do or cause to happen - [noun denoting tops]

Synonyms for deed in the sense of this definition

(deed is a kind of ...) something that happens at a given place and time

(... is a kind of deed ) continuing or remaining in a place or state

"they had a nice stay in Paris" "a lengthy hospital stay" "a four-month stay in bankruptcy court"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act or process of producing something

"Shakespeare's production of poetry was enormous" "the production of white blood cells"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of judging or assessing a person or situation or event

"they criticized my judgment of the contestants"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of having on your person as a covering or adornment

"she bought it for everyday wear"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of hiring something or someone

"he signed up for a week's car hire"

(... is a kind of deed ) any specific behavior

"they avoided all recreational activity"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of deriving something or obtaining something from a source or origin

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of dwelling in a place

(... is a kind of deed ) being inactive; being less active

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding

(... is a kind of deed ) the use of language to perform some act

(... is a kind of deed ) the activity of communicating; the activity of conveying information

"they could not act without official communication from Moscow"

(... is a kind of deed ) the formal act of proclaiming; giving public notice

"his promulgation of the policy proved to be premature"

(... is a kind of deed ) (law) reduction in the value of an estate caused by act or neglect

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of rendering a person legitimate

"he has filial rights because he obtained letters of legitimation from the king" "his parents' subsequent marriage resulted in his legitimation"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of distributing or spreading or apportioning

(... is a kind of deed ) action taken by a group of people

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of stopping something

"the third baseman made some remarkable stops" "his stoppage of the flow resulted in a flood"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of rejecting something

"his proposals were met with rejection"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of assuming or taking for granted

"your assumption that I would agree was unwarranted"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of coming (or going) out; becoming apparent

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of implementing (providing a practical means for accomplishing something); carrying into effect

(... is a kind of deed ) the act or means of getting rid of something

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of discovering something

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of departing

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of delivering a child

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of causing something to happen

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of acquiring something

"I envied his talent for acquiring" "he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of making equal or uniform

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of digging something up out of the ground (especially a corpse) where it has been buried

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of motivating; providing incentive

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of deviating from a vertical position

(... is a kind of deed ) an act that does not achieve its intended goal

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of putting two things together with no space between them

"at his touch the room filled with lights"

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of leaving (without permission) the place you are expected to be

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of regaining or saving something lost (or in danger of becoming lost)

(... is a kind of deed ) the act of propelling

(... is a kind of deed ) (Judaism) a good deed performed out of religious duty

(... is a kind of deed ) something done (usually as opposed to something said)

"there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"

Definition 2: a legal document signed and sealed and delivered to effect a transfer of property and to show the legal right to possess it - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where deed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he signed the deed
  • he kept the title to his car in the glove compartment

Synonyms for deed in the sense of this definition

(deed is a kind of ...) (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right

(... is a kind of deed ) a deed transferring personal property

(... is a kind of deed ) a deed made and executed by only one party

(... is a kind of deed ) under the feudal system, the deed by which a person was given land in exchange for a pledge of service

(... is a kind of deed ) deed embodying a mortgage

(... is a kind of deed ) a legal document proving a person's right to property

(deed belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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