noun \ˈmēd\

Definition of MEED

archaic :  an earned reward or wage
:  a fitting return or recompense

Origin of MEED

Middle English, from Old English mēd; akin to Old High German miata reward, Greek misthos
First Known Use: before 12th century


Next Word in the Dictionary: meekPrevious Word in the Dictionary: medusaAll Words Near: meed
July 06, 2015
categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears