Thesaurus

depot

noun

Synonyms of depot

1 a building for storing goods
  • a distribution depot for auto parts

Synonyms for depot

Words Related to depot

2 a place where military arms are stored
  • the guns and ammunition were stored in a depot in Concord

Synonyms for depot

Words Related to depot

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about depot

Time Traveler for depot

Time Traveler

The first known use of depot was in 1795

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Depot.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/depot. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on depot

Dictionary: Definition of depot

Medical Dictionary: Definition of depot

Spanish Central: Translation of depot

Nglish: Translation of depot for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of depot for Arabic Speakers

Comments on depot

What made you want to look up depot? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!