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repository
American English: /rəˈpɑzəˌtɔri/
British English: /rɪˈpɒzɪt(ə)ri/

Translation of repository in Spanish:

noun plural repositories

  • 2 (person, group)
    depositario, (-ria) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Forrest saw African American oral traditions as rich repositories of ritual and value, sources of meaning in the face of suffering and tragedy.
    • He's the repository of our common history, and by that right, grand patron of the Bicentennial.
    • Instead, we should see architectural residue from the past as a repository of vast physical, human, and cultural energy.

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