HyperDic: indeed

English > 2 senses of the word indeed:
ADVERBallindeed, soin truth (often tends to intensify)
allindeed(used as an interjection) an expression of surprise or skepticism or irony etc.
indeed > pronunciation
Soundsihndiy'd
Rhymesable-bodied ... worried: 105 rhymes with iyd...
English > indeed: 2 senses > adverb 1
MeaningIn truth (often tends to intensify).
Examples
  • "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"
Synonymso
English > indeed: 2 senses > adverb 2
Meaning(used as an interjection) an expression of surprise or skepticism or irony etc..
Example"Wants to marry the butler? Indeed!"
Usage ofironyA trope that involves incongruity between what is expected and what occurs
Spanishen efecto, realmente

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