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KK Pronunciation

〔 dIˋpɑzIt 〕


〔 diˊpɒzit 〕

Overview of noun deposit

The noun deposit has 9 senses

  • deposit, sedimentation, alluviation -- (the phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating)

  • sediment, deposit -- (matter that has been deposited by some natural process)

  • deposition, deposit -- (the natural process of laying down a deposit of something)

  • deposit, bank deposit -- (money deposited in a bank or some similar institution)

  • down payment, deposit -- (a partial payment made at the time of purchase; the balance to be paid later)

  • deposit -- (money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use; "his deposit was refunded when he returned the car")

  • deposit -- (a payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met)

  • depository, deposit, depositary, repository -- (a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping)

  • deposit, deposition -- (the act of putting something somewhere)

Overview of verb deposit

The verb deposit has 3 senses

  • lodge, wedge, stick, deposit -- (put, fix, force, or implant; "lodge a bullet in the table"; "stick your thumb in the crack")

  • deposit, bank -- (put into a bank account; "She deposits her paycheck every month")

  • situate, fix, posit, deposit -- (put (something somewhere) firmly; "She posited her hand on his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix your eyes on this spot")