Definition of misdeed in English:

misdeed

Syllabification: mis·deed
Pronunciation: /misˈdēd
 
/

noun

  • A wicked or illegal act.
    More example sentences
    • Take some time to reflect on your past virtues and misdeeds.
    • In the past, youthful misdeeds would eventually reach the ears of mum and dad.
    • Western reporters detail, quite properly, the misdeeds, the crimes even, of the occupying forces.

Origin

Old English misdǣd (see mis-1, deed).

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