1. [ noun ] the act of putting something somewhere
Synonyms: deposit
Related terms: buildup repositing deposit
2. [ noun ] (law,writing) written declaration made under oath; a written statement sworn to be true before someone legally authorized to administer an oath
Synonyms: affidavit attestation
Related terms: testimony legal_document verification law
3. [ noun ] the natural process of laying down a deposit of something
Synonyms: deposit
Related terms: accretion redeposition pigmentation superposition electrodeposition
4. [ noun ] (law) a pretrial interrogation of a witness; usually done in a lawyer's office
Related terms: interrogation law
5. [ noun ] the act of deposing someone; removing a powerful person from a position or office
Synonyms: dethronement
Related terms: ouster dethrone
Similar spelling:   deposit