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Princeton's WordNet

  1. indeed, soadverb

    in truth (often tends to intensify)

    "they said the car would break down and indeed it did"; "it is very cold indeed"; "was indeed grateful"; "indeed, the rain may still come"; "he did so do it!"

  2. indeedadverb

    (used as an interjection) an expression of surprise or skepticism or irony etc.

    "Wants to marry the butler? Indeed!"

Wiktionary

  1. indeedadverb

    truly; in fact; actually

    Indeed, he made several misplays.

  2. indeedadverb

    In fact.

    As a soccer player he is terrible indeed.

  3. indeedinterjection

    indicates emphatic agreement

    "I'm a great runner." "Indeed!"

  4. Etymology: From indede, equivalent to (similar to in fact). Compare also inderdaad and in der Tat. More at in, deed.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Indeedadverb

    in reality; in truth; in fact; verily; truly; -- used in a variety of sense. Esp.: (a) Denoting emphasis; as, indeed it is so. (b) Denoting concession or admission; as, indeed, you are right. (c) Denoting surprise; as, indeed, is it you? Its meaning is not intrinsic or fixed, but depends largely on the form of expression which it accompanies

  2. Etymology: [Prep. in + deed.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Indeed

    in-dēd′, adv. in fact: in truth: in reality. It emphasises an affirmation, marks a qualifying word or clause, a concession or admission, or, used as an interj., it expresses surprise or interrogation.

CrunchBase

  1. Indeed

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'indeed' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #511

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'indeed' in Written Corpus Frequency: #525

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'indeed' in Adverbs Frequency: #70

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of indeed in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of indeed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of indeed in a Sentence

  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    The memory of the dead is indeed a good remorse.

  2. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Certainly, interests carry dangers, conflicts, and wars, which indeed as a result of an unfair approach, and disloyal moves may cause damage and turn into destruction.

  3. Charles Dickens:

    The bleak irony of this discovery is that the man who did so much to shape our Christmas experiences may himself have been left with an empty stomach on his last ever Christmas Day. Hard times indeed.

  4. Ehsan Sehgal:

    The intellectuals, academics, scholars and visionary figures' notice, and attention prevail upon millions of the usual ones. Indeed, it shows a distinctive value between quality and quantity.

  5. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Nature and character speak itself A flower rose, or whatever else as that; indeed, it has its authenticity and worth; however, it depends on the representation, as honeybees provide honey; whereas, the houseflies represent the bacterial nature. As that conception and insight, one executes identical objects and subjects, as the worst shape or the best way as its natural character.

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