Deed in Scrabble Dictionary

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Is deed a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word deed is a Scrabble US word. The word deed is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Is deed a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word deed is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

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Is deed a Words With Friends word?

Yes. The word deed is a Words With Friends word. The word deed is worth 6 points in Words With Friends (WWF):

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Valid words made from Deed

You can make 6 words from 'deed' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'deed'

DEED 6 

3 letters words from 'deed'

DEE 4 

2 letters words from 'deed'

DE 3ED 3
EE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of deed

deed eded deed eded eedd eedd dede edde ddee ddee edde dede dede edde ddee ddee edde dede eedd eedd eded deed eded deed

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word deed. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in deed.

Definitions and meaning of deed

deed

Etymology

From Middle English dede, from Old English dēd, dǣd (deed, act), from Proto-West Germanic *dādi, from Proto-Germanic *dēdiz (deed), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéh₁tis (deed, action). Analyzable through Proto-Germanic as do +‎ -th. Doublet of thesis.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /diːd/
  • Rhymes: -iːd

Noun

deed (plural deeds)

  1. An action or act; something that is done.
    • And Joseph said to them, What deed is this which ye have done?
  2. A brave or noteworthy action; a feat or exploit.
    • whose deeds some nobler poem shall adorn
  3. Action or fact, as opposed to rhetoric or deliberation.
    I have fulfilled my promise in word and in deed.
  4. (law) A legal instrument that is executed under seal or before witnesses.
    I inherited the deed to the house.

Synonyms

  • (action): act, action; see also Thesaurus:action
  • (law): document, certificate, instrument

Derived terms

  • deedful
  • deedholder
  • deedless
  • deedly
  • deed of assumption
  • deed poll
  • indeed
  • misdeed

Translations

Verb

deed (third-person singular simple present deeds, present participle deeding, simple past and past participle deeded)

  1. (informal) To transfer real property by deed.
    He deeded over the mineral rights to some fellas from Denver.

Derived terms

  • undeeded

Translations

Anagrams

  • dede

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /deːt/

Verb

deed

  1. singular past indicative of doen

Anagrams

  • dede

Middle English

Alternative forms

  • ded

Etymology

From Old English dēad.

Adjective

deed

  1. dead (no longer alive)
  2. inert, inactive.

Related terms

  • dedly

Descendants

  • English: dead
  • Scots: dede, deid, deed
  • Yola: deed

References

  • “dēd, adj.”, in MED Online, Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan, 2007.

Scots

Verb

deed

  1. past participle of dee
  2. (South Scots) past participle of dei

Adverb

deed

  1. indeed

Yola

Etymology

From Middle English deed.

Adjective

deed

  1. dead

References

  • Jacob Poole (1867) , William Barnes, editor, A glossary, with some pieces of verse, of the old dialect of the English colony in the baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, J. Russell Smith, →ISBN

Source: wiktionary.org
  • dead.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)