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Synonyms of deposit in English:


  • 1 a thick deposit of ash
    accumulation, sediment;
    layer, covering, coating, blanket
  • 2 a copper deposit
    seam, vein, lode, layer, stratum, bed, pipe
  • 3 they paid a deposit
    down payment, advance payment, prepayment, installment, retainer, stake
  • verb

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  • 1 she deposited her books on the table
    put (down), place, set (down), unload, rest;
    informal dump, park, plonk, plunk
  • 2 the silt deposited by floodwater
    leave (behind), precipitate, dump;
    wash up, cast up
  • 3 the gold was deposited at the bank
    house, bank, store, stow, put away
    informal stash, squirrel away
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