deed over

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v deed over transfer by deed "grant land"
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Quotations

  • Harriet Beecher Stowe
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    “The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.”

Usage

In literature:

On the way she talked to her kindly, but she did not attempt to gloss over her naughty deed.
"Marjorie's Busy Days" by Carolyn Wells
Their houses were burned, and one of the sons went insane from brooding over the father's deed.
"American Men of Mind" by Burton E. Stevenson
Then they came back the next summer and did the same deeds over again.
"Viking Tales" by Jennie Hall
No one grows so enthusiastic as they over the narration of a generous action, of a grand deed.
"Cuore (Heart)" by Edmondo De Amicis
When the day was over she was actually relieved; anyway, the deed was done and nothing could change it.
"Jennie Gerhardt" by Theodore Dreiser
When the fray was over, Don Quixote asked the galley-slaves to gather around him, and to show him reverence for the deed he had done.
"The Story of Don Quixote" by Arvid Paulson, Clayton Edwards, and Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Dalton knew better than try any more nonsense, so he had the deed made out in proper form and handed over.
"The Spoilers of the Valley" by Robert Watson
His last great deed had hardly ceased to echo over the land, before the people began to mark him out for their highest gift.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 3, August, 1850." by Various
He still held in his sinewy hand the ensanguined poniard, and with the savage laugh of a fiend exulted over his deed.
"Gomez Arias" by Joaquín Telesforo de Trueba y Cosío
And my ranch and cattle, I had to deed them over to the four men too.
"In the Shadow of the Hills" by George C. Shedd
Among other good deeds he built the bridge over the river Waring, on the road from Low Toynton to Horncastle.
"A History of Horncastle from the earliest period to the present time" by James Conway Walter
The angel who bends over the dying man, asks what good deeds he has sent before him.
"Life and Literature" by J. Purver Richardson
The angel who records in his book, has written a hundred good deeds over that unfortunate one.
"Daisy's Necklace" by Thomas Bailey Aldrich
The necessary deeds were then prepared and executed, and the Scots estates made over in trust to Mr. Carlyle and myself.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition, Vol. XII (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
A United States flag, and a post with his name and age and deeds, were erected over him.
"Boys' Book of Indian Warriors" by Edwin L. Sabin
Is he acting over the dark deed which brought him into this uninviting sleeping-place?
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 93, July, 1865" by Various
He had a right to be feelin' gay, though; for he'd come over to marry a girl with more real estate deeds than you could pack in a trunk.
"Side-stepping with Shorty" by Sewell Ford
With the deed made over to a company, the case would be different.
"The Vision of Elijah Berl" by Frank Lewis Nason
And when the right proof is found, my colleague will turn over to me the various papers and deeds to the estate.
"Dorothy's Tour" by Evelyn Raymond
Howls of horror over the deed went up from all.
"The Induna's Wife" by Bertram Mitford
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In poetry:

Unless some generous friend so kind,
A nobler sacrifice do find,
To satisfy the public mind,
I bleed!
And over England with the wind
Shall waft the deed.
"The Petition Of Jammy's Hen." by Samuel Bamford
O why your good deeds with such pride do you scan,
And why that self-satisfied smile
At the shilling you gave to the poor working man,
That lifted you over the stile?
"Charity" by Charles Lamb
The youthful monarch's heart grew light
To find what joy good deeds can shed;
To nurse the orphan buds that bent
Over each turf-piled monument,
Wherein the parent flowers lay dead
Who perished in that fight.
"The Year-King" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
The Cid received them from him, and the King's hand did kiss.
"My sovereign and my master, I think thee well for this.
Thou shalt give away my daughters, for I will not do the deed."
After the parle was over they gave pledges and agreed
"The Lay of the Cid - Cantar II" by Anonymous European
Who covets fame should ne'er be over nice,
Some slight distortion pays the market price.
If haply lam'd by some propitious chance,
Instruct in attitude, or teach to dance;
Be still extravagant in deed, or word;
If new, enough, no matter how absurd.
"Eccentricity" by Washington Allston

In news:

DeeDe Crigler, executive director of the Mojave Valley United Way, was born right here at Barstow Community Hospital — where she worked for over 12 years.
One of the striking things about Saturday's gubernatorial debate in Hot Springs was the way former Attorney General Bob McDonnell used his own weakness on transportation funding as a cudgel to beat state Sen Creigh Deeds over the head.
Releases of deeds of trust, which are issued when homeowners pay off their mortgages by refinancing, selling their homes or paying them off, rose 54.4 percent year over year.
During their Tuesday meeting, the Butler County Commissioners voted to turn the deed of the old Burlington Northern right-of-way over to the City of Augusta .
0After ADICA issued bonds to help with the Civic Center 's construction, they agreed to return the deed for the building back over.
ALTHOUGH the city has taken some measures to crack down on fraudulent deeds over the years, it's still surprisingly easy to steal property from its rightful owner.
During their Tuesday meeting, the Butler County Commissioners voted to turn the deed of the old Burlington Northern right-of-way over to the City of Augusta.
I've known Joyce Watts for over 30 years, and she has done a tremendous job as Allegan County clerk and register of deeds .
Hello, If any of you remember Donna Kuhfeld, Brown County register of deeds for over 35 years, you will remember how much she loved this community and "you people".
Deeds says he was unaware of conflicts over race strategy.
Turns out one of my loved ones did the deed over half an ecstasy pill on Staten Island.
I've known Joyce Watts for over 30 years, and she has done a tremendous job as Allegan County clerk and register of deeds.
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