Social media have created a platform for every single American to become a “virtual first responder,” in word, donation, or deed.
For example: “Whoever is generous to the poor lends to the Lord, and he will repay him for his deed.”
Then stab her to death and bring me back her lungs and liver as proof of your deed.
Old English dæd "a doing, act, action, transaction, event," from Proto-Germanic *dædis (cf. Old Saxon dad, Old Norse dað, Old Frisian dede, Middle Dutch daet, Dutch daad, Old High German tat, German Tat "deed," Gothic gadeþs "a putting, placing"), from PIE *dhetis (cf. Lithuanian detis "load, burden," Greek thesis "a placing, setting"), from *dhe- "place, put" (see do). Sense of "written legal document" is early 14c. As a verb, 1806, American English Related: Deeded; deeding.