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deposit

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of deposit

  1. 1 matter that settles to the bottom of a body of liquid <a deposit of silt on the river bed> Synonyms deposition, dregs, grounds, precipitate, sediment, settlings Related Words lees; ooze, silt, sludge; dross, slag, waste

  2. 2 a collection of things kept available for future use or need <a deposit of ammunition under lock and key> Synonyms cache, store, hoard, reserveRelated Words budget, fund, nest egg; armory, arsenal, bank, pool, reservoir, stock, stockpile, supply; accumulation, assemblage, collection, gathering

  3. 3 a sum of money set aside for a particular purpose <made a deposit at the bank every week> Synonyms account, budget, fund, kitty, nest egg, poolRelated Words chest, coffer(s); assets, savings, savings account; bankroll, cache, collection, cushion, hoard, pocketbook, reserve, treasure; petty cash, pin money, pocket money, spending money


deposit

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of deposit

  1. 1 to put in an account <we quickly deposited the check in a bank account> Synonyms bank Related Words cache, hoard, lay away, reserve, salt away, save, squirrel (away), stash, store, stow; invest Near Antonyms remove, take out; disburse, expend, give, lay out, pay, spend Antonyms withdraw

  2. 2 to arrange something in a certain spot or position <deposited their luggage at the foot of the hotel bed> Synonyms depose, place, dispose, emplace, fix, lay, position, put, set, set up, situate, stickRelated Words move, rearrange, reorder, shift; orient; establish, locate, plant, settle; clap, flop, plank, plop, plump, plunk (or plonk), plunk down, slap; ensconce, niche; assemble, collect; carry; berth, park; affix, anchor, lock, lodge, wedge; array, lay out, line up, queue, rank; set downNear Antonyms relocate, remove, take; banish; dislodge, displace, replace, supersede, supplant


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