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Synonyms for deposit

Synonyms for deposit

to put down, especially in layers, by a natural process

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to place (money) in a bank

a partial or initial payment

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matter that settles on a bottom or collects on a surface by a natural process

Synonyms for deposit

the phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating

matter that has been deposited by some natural process

the natural process of laying down a deposit of something

money deposited in a bank or some similar institution

a partial payment made at the time of purchase

money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use

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a payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met

the act of putting something somewhere

put, fix, force, or implant

put into a bank account

put (something somewhere) firmly

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It was these same protagonists of machine-civilization that discovered the great oil deposits of Chunsan, the iron mountains of Whang-Sing, the copper ranges of Chinchi, and they sank the gas wells of Wow-Wee, that most marvellous reservoir of natural gas in all the world.
Labor's deposits in the savings banks are only a sort of reserve fund that is consumed as fast as it accumulates.
It was like the cask of Danaides into which the public had been pleased to pour its deposits.
Satisfied with this testimony in their favor, the girls proceeded to deposit the body in a shell, ingeniously, and not inelegantly, fabricated of the bark of the birch; after which they lowered it into its dark and final abode.
Fogg; and, turning to the others, he continued: "I have a deposit of twenty thousand at Baring's which I will willingly risk upon it.
Well, within a week I am to deposit four millions for my share; the four millions, I promise you, will produce ten or twelve.
As long as you keep her propeller under water and take care, say, not to fling down barrels of oil on top of bales of silk, or deposit an iron bridge-girder of five ton or so upon a bed of coffee-bags, you have done about all in the way of duty that the cry for prompt despatch will allow you to do.
Kill, then, the man you have before you, for that man will never return to him who has sent him without bearing with him the deposit which Charles I.
Their first attention was to select from their baggage such articles as were indispensable to their journey; to make them up into convenient packs, and to deposit the residue in caches.
My young lady accompanies me to town, where I shall deposit her under the care of Miss Summers, in Wigmore street, till she becomes a little more reasonable.
The freaks of cyclonic storms are the rule of cyclonic storms, demolish giant trees, and in the same gust they transport frail infants for miles and deposit them unharmed in their wake.
His first thought was that this precious deposit enclosed some newly imported bulbs from Bengal or Ceylon; but he soon reflected that Cornelius de Witt was very little addicted to tulip-growing, and that he only occupied himself with the affairs of man, a pursuit by far less peaceful and agreeable than that of the florist.
Massacres are to be sternly forbidden as heretofore; but any citizen or subject of either country disobeying the injunction is to detach the scalps of all persons massacred and deposit them with a local officer designated to receive and preserve them and sworn to keep and render a true account thereof.
Helped by the kindness of my friend, I have arranged to have a cabin kept in reserve, on payment of a small deposit.
For he certainly does not mean, as we were now saying that I ought to return a return a deposit of arms or of anything else to one who asks for it when he is not in his right senses; and yet a deposit cannot be denied to be a debt.