|1.||[ verb ] fix, force, or implant|
|Synonyms:||stick wedge lodge|
"lodge a bullet in the table"
|Related terms:||dislodge fasten redeposit stick_out extend|
|2.||[ verb ] (finance) put into a bank account|
"She deposits her paycheck every month"
|Related terms:||withdraw give redeposit depository_financial_institution depositor|
|3.||[ verb ] put (something somewhere) firmly|
|Synonyms:||situate posit fix|
"She posited her hand on his shoulder" "deposit the suitcase on the bench" "fix your eyes on this spot"
|Related terms:||situate bury sediment|
|4.||[ verb ] put into a certain place or abstract location|
|Synonyms:||put place set lay situate position posit pose fix|
"Put your things here" "Set the tray down" "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children" "Place emphasis on a certain point"
|Related terms:||put move install settle arrange park lay seat insert plant misplace replace throw set_down lean sow superimpose bury space stand recess clap cock throw juxtapose position stick glycerolize marshal misplace butt ensconce poise rest docket set_down pillow ground plant stratify nestle bottle emplace barrel bucket recline sign repose intersperse postpose parallelize pile reposition superpose middle prepose tee load perch cram trench coffin rack_up upend pigeonhole ladle underlay appose bed siphon set step emplace ship jar imbricate shelve raise assemble arrange postpone lay put_on communicate replace range land post drop imprison ensnare rig set_back disembark topographic_point position set space setting|
|5.||[ noun ] matter deposited by water or ice or wind|
|Related terms:||substance dregs lees salt_lick evaporite alluvial_sediment|
|6.||[ noun ] (geology) the phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating|
|Related terms:||geological_phenomenon lode sediment|
|7.||[ noun ] money deposited in a bank|
|Related terms:||fund demand_deposit|
|8.||[ noun ] a facility where things can be deposited for safekeeping|
|Related terms:||facility bank repertory museum storehouse library sperm_bank archive treasury lost-and-found drop storage_space|
|9.||[ noun ] money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use|
"his deposit was refunded when he returned the car"
|10.||[ noun ] (business) a partial payment made at the time of purchase; the balance to be paid later|
|Related terms:||payment margin|
|11.||[ noun ] the natural process of laying down a deposit of something|
|Related terms:||accretion redeposition pigmentation superposition electrodeposition|
|12.||[ noun ] a payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met|
|13.||[ noun ] the act of putting something somewhere|
|Related terms:||buildup repositing|