Definitions For Deposit


  • The act of putting something somewhere
  • A facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping
  • A payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met
  • Matter that has been deposited by some natural process
  • The phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating
  • Money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use
  • A partial payment made at the time of purchase; the balance to be paid later
  • Money deposited in a bank or some similar institution
  • The natural process of laying down a deposit of something
  • An amount of money that is put in a bank account
  • Money that you give someone when you agree to buy something (such as a house or car)
  • Money that you pay when you buy or rent something and that you can get back if you return the thing or leave it in good condition


  • Put, fix, force, or implant
  • Put (something somewhere) firmly
  • Put into a bank account
  • To put (money) in a bank account
  • To put or leave (someone or something) in a particular place
  • To leave an amount of (something, such as sand, snow, or mud) on a surface or area especially over a period of time

Is Deposit a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Deposit is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Deposit in a Sentence

  • Your paycheck will be automatically deposited into your account.
  • I deposited over $3,000 this afternoon.
  • Please deposit your things in your room and return to the hotel lobby.
  • Our records show that she made a large deposit to her account earlier in the month.
  • If you return that empty soda can, you'll get back the five-cent deposit you paid when you bought the soda.
  • The rental car company requires a deposit for drivers under the age of 25.

Synonyms for Deposit

Antonyms for Deposit

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