deposit

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

deposit

noun

Definition of DEPOSIT

1
matter that settles to the bottom of a body of liquid <a deposit of silt on the river bed>
Related Words lees; ooze, silt, sludge; dross, slag, waste
2
a collection of things kept available for future use or need <a deposit of ammunition under lock and key>
3
a sum of money set aside for a particular purpose <made a deposit at the bank every week>

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