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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

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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

References in classic literature ?
But if, as some geologists suppose, a range of older rocks underlies the Weald, on the flanks of which the overlying sedimentary deposits might have accumulated in thinner masses than elsewhere, the above estimate would be erroneous; but this source of doubt probably would not greatly affect the estimate as applied to the western extremity of the district.
Scarcely any fact struck me more when examining many hundred miles of the South American coasts, which have been upraised several hundred feet within the recent period, than the absence of any recent deposits sufficiently extensive to last for even a short geological period.
On the other hand, as long as the bed of the sea remained stationary, thick deposits could not have been accumulated in the shallow parts, which are the most favourable to life.
No--no--it is not that--I gave the notes myself; but he removed the deposits, I tell you.
To think of his removing your deposits, just as you wanted them so much yourself
I'm sure it MUST be unconstitutional for a president to remove your father's deposits.
Now, if that surmise be true--and I do not see why not--there must be a deposit of valuable clay--possibly of immense depth.
It was like the cask of Danaides into which the public had been pleased to pour its deposits.
The deposits you understand--the savings of Thrift.
You mean that the return of a deposit of gold which is to the injury of the receiver, if the two parties are friends, is not the repayment of a debt,--that is what you would imagine him to say?
It was undoubtedly a deposit which Cornelius de Witt, already threatened by the unpopularity with which his countrymen were going to honour him, was placing in the hands of his godson; a contrivance so much the more cleverly devised, as it certainly was not at all likely that it should be searched for at the house of one who had always stood aloof from every sort of intrigue.
The deposit intrusted to Van Baerle, and carefully locked up by him, was nothing more nor less than John de Witt's correspondence with the Marquis de Louvois, the war minister of the King of France; only the godfather forbore giving to his godson the least intimation concerning the political importance of the secret, merely desiring him not to deliver the parcel to any one but to himself, or to whomsoever he should send to claim it in his name.
But during my visit to you the day before yesterday, sir, which you appear to recollect so well," replied Eugenie, "I saw you arranging a deposit -- is not that the term?
That deposit may be at any moment withdrawn, and if I had employed it for another purpose, I should bring on me a disgraceful bankruptcy.
He might deposit the precious stone in any place especially guarded and set apart--like a banker's or jeweller's strong-room-- for the safe custody of valuables of high price.