UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ɪnˈdiːd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ɪnˈdid/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(in dēd)

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
in•deed /ɪnˈdid/USA pronunciation   adv. 
  1. This word is used to express emphasis about something, and to mean "in fact;
    in truth:''It did indeed rain.

  1. This word is used to express surprise or scorn about something:That's a fine excuse indeed.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
in•deed  (in dēd),USA pronunciation adv. 
  1. in fact;
    in reality;
    in truth;
    truly (used for emphasis, to confirm and amplify a previous statement, to indicate a concession or admission, or, interrogatively, to obtain confirmation):Indeed, it did rain as hard as predicted. Did you indeed finish the work?

  1. (used as an expression of surprise, incredulity, irony, etc.):Indeed! I can scarcely believe it.
  • 1300–50; Middle English; origin, originally phrase in deed

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
indeed /ɪnˈdiːd/ sentence connector
  1. certainly; actually: indeed, it may never happen
  1. (intensifier): that is indeed amazing
  2. or rather; what is more: a comfortable, indeed extremely wealthy family
  1. an expression of doubt, surprise, etc
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