deposit (

     n 1: the phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating [syn: sedimentation,
     2: matter deposited by water or ice or wind [syn: sediment]
     3: money deposited in a bank [syn: bank deposit]
     4: a partial payment made at the time of purchase; the balance
        to be paid later [syn: down payment]
     5: money given as security for an article acquired for
        temporary use; "his deposit was refunded when he returned
        the car"
     6: a payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be
     7: a facility where things can be deposited for safekeeping
        [syn: depository, repository]
     8: the act of depositing [syn: deposition]
     v 1: fix, force, or implant; "lodge a bullet in the table" [syn:
          lodge, wedge, stick] [ant: dislodge]
     2: put into a bank account [syn: bank] [ant: withdraw]
     3: put (something somewhere) firmly; ""She posited her hand on
        his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix
        your eyes on this spot" [syn: situate, fix, posit]