Associations to the word «Deposit»


DEPOSIT, noun. Sediment or rock that is not native to its present location or is different from the surrounding material. Sometimes refers to ore or gems.
DEPOSIT, noun. That which is placed anywhere, or in anyone's hands, for safekeeping; something entrusted to the care of another.
DEPOSIT, noun. (banking) Money placed in an account.
DEPOSIT, noun. Anything left behind on a surface.
DEPOSIT, noun. (finance) A sum of money or other asset given as an initial payment, to show good faith, or to reserve something for purchase.
DEPOSIT, noun. A sum of money given as a security for a borrowed item, which will be given back when the item is returned, e.g. a bottle deposit or can deposit
DEPOSIT, noun. A place of deposit; a depository.
DEPOSIT, verb. (transitive) To lay down; to place; to put.
DEPOSIT, verb. To lay up or away for safekeeping; to put up; to store.
DEPOSIT, verb. To entrust one's assets to the care of another. Sometimes done as collateral.
DEPOSIT, verb. (transitive) To put money or funds into an account.
DEPOSIT, verb. To lay aside; to rid oneself of.
DEPOSIT CONTRACT, noun. (legal) (banking) A contractual agreement governing the handling of deposited assets, for example in a bank.
DEPOSIT INTEREST RETENTION TAX, noun. In Ireland, a tax on interest from savings.

Dictionary definition

DEPOSIT, noun. The phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating.
DEPOSIT, noun. Matter that has been deposited by some natural process.
DEPOSIT, noun. The natural process of laying down a deposit of something.
DEPOSIT, noun. Money deposited in a bank or some similar institution.
DEPOSIT, noun. A partial payment made at the time of purchase; the balance to be paid later.
DEPOSIT, noun. Money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use; "his deposit was refunded when he returned the car".
DEPOSIT, noun. A payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met.
DEPOSIT, noun. A facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping.
DEPOSIT, noun. The act of putting something somewhere.
DEPOSIT, verb. Put, fix, force, or implant; "lodge a bullet in the table"; "stick your thumb in the crack".
DEPOSIT, verb. Put into a bank account; "She deposits her paycheck every month".
DEPOSIT, verb. Put (something somewhere) firmly; "She posited her hand on his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix your eyes on this spot".

Wise words

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