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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·deed /ɪnˈdid/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·deed adv.  In reality; in truth; in fact; verily; truly; -- used in a variety of senses. Esp.: (a) Denoting emphasis; as, indeed it is so. (b) Denoting concession or admission; as, indeed, you are right. (c) Denoting surprise; as, indeed, is it you? Its meaning is not intrinsic or fixed, but depends largely on the form of expression which it accompanies.
    The carnal mind is enmity against God; for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be.   --Rom. viii. 7.
    I were a beast indeed to do you wrong.   --Dryden.
    There is, indeed, no great pleasure in visiting these magazines of war.   --Addison.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv 1: in truth (often tends to intensify); "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"; "he did so do it!" [syn: so]
      2: (used as an interjection) an expression of surprise or
         skepticism or irony etc.; "Wants to marry the butler?