Definition of demand deposit in English:

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demand deposit

Pronunciation: /dəˈmand/ Pronunciation: /dēˈmand dəˈpäzət/ Pronunciation: /dēˈpäzət/


A deposit of money that can be withdrawn without prior notice.
Example sentences
  • Money will move from Joe's demand deposit account to a money market demand deposit account with a bank.
  • An individual can exercise his demand for money either by holding it in his pocket or in his house or by placing it in the custody of a bank in a demand deposit or even in a safe deposit box.
  • Finally, I would advise Fiona to simply lodge her redundancy cheque to a demand deposit account and not to invest it until she has secured another job.

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Syllabification: de·mand de·pos·it

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