Synonyms of deposit


1. deposit, sedimentation, alluviation, geological phenomenon

usage: the phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating

2. sediment, deposit, matter

usage: matter that has been deposited by some natural process

3. deposition, deposit, accretion, accumulation

usage: the natural process of laying down a deposit of something

4. deposit, bank deposit, fund, monetary fund

usage: money deposited in a bank or some similar institution

5. down payment, deposit, payment

usage: a partial payment made at the time of purchase; the balance to be paid later

6. deposit, security, surety

usage: money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use; "his deposit was refunded when he returned the car"

7. deposit, guarantee, warrant, warrantee, warranty

usage: a payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met

8. depository, deposit, depositary, repository, facility, installation

usage: a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping

9. deposit, deposition, buildup

usage: the act of putting something somewhere


1. lodge, wedge, stick, deposit, fasten, fix, secure

usage: put, fix, force, or implant; "lodge a bullet in the table"; "stick your thumb in the crack"

2. deposit, bank, give

usage: put into a bank account; "She deposits her paycheck every month"

3. situate, fix, posit, deposit, put, set, place, pose, position, lay

usage: put (something somewhere) firmly; "She posited her hand on his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix your eyes on this spot"

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Definition and meaning of deposit (Dictionary)