English dictionary definition of:

deposit


Noun

  • the act of putting something somewhere
  • a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping
  • a payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met
  • matter that has been deposited by some natural process
  • the phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating
  • money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use
  • a partial payment made at the time of purchase; the balance to be paid later
  • money deposited in a bank or some similar institution
  • the natural process of laying down a deposit of something

Verb

  • put, fix, force, or implant
  • put (something somewhere) firmly
  • put into a bank account

Thesaurus

alluviation bank depositary deposition depository fix lodge posit repository sediment sedimentation situate stick wedge

Scrabble score for deposit


Scrabble score = 10

generated at 23:13:13 on 18-11-19

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