Definition of 'deposit'
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They have further hammered bank profits by wiping out the margin made on deposits. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Amid the focus on the shrinking of deposit account returns, scant attention has been paid to the charges on overdrafts. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Over the past five years these deposits have amounted to some 9 billion spread across 219 funds. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There have been nearly 400 decreases in deposit account returns since the beginning of August and more are in the pipeline. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Less than half the population deposited money in a bank account in the most recent year; in most countries the proportion is closer to 90 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Investors would have been better off putting their cash in a deposit account. Times, Sunday Times (2009)First-time buyers still need help onto the ladder and to save the money for a deposit. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They will bung them cheques and put aside a sum for a deposit on a flat. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They will also have access to safe deposit boxes. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They can be restrictive on the amount you can deposit and some come with a monthly fee. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You only need to pay a deposit to secure the holiday. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This means we can put down a deposit and buy our own home. The Sun (2013)It is also struggling to boost its capital and to balance loans and deposits. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The landlord could be forced to pay compensation equal to three times the sum of the deposit. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Car buyers usually pay a deposit and settle the bill when they take delivery of the vehicle. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Relatives could provide a cash gift to put towards the deposit. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It promises to construct a portfolio of deposit accounts to ensure the highest return on the high street. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Bank deposits have been fleeing the country on the expectation of capital controls or possible exit from the euro. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You would therefore include the asset at cost and a liability for the same amount less any deposit already paid. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Most current accounts limit how much interest they pay as any longterm deposits should be placed in a deposit account. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The claimant paid the deposit and the balance was raised by way of an endowment mortgage in their joint names. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His argument is that mutuals have generally funded more mortgage lending from retail deposits than the banks and so are more stable. Times, Sunday Times (2009)So would-be buyers are looking for some serious help raising the money for their deposit. The Sun (2013)Not a loss as such, but a lost opportunity to deposit her money elsewhere. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We have gold, copper, huge deposits of coal. Times, Sunday Times (2012)South Africa produces high-quality petrol and other products from its large coal deposits. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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British English: deposit /dɪˈpɒzɪt/ NOUN
A deposit is a sum of money given as part payment for something, or as security when you rent something.
A deposit is required when ordering.
- American English: deposit
- Arabic: يُوْدِعُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: depósito
- Chinese: 存款
- Croatian: polog
- Czech: vklad
- Danish: udbetaling
- Dutch: storting
- European Spanish: depósito ingreso
- Finnish: talletus
- French: caution location d’appartement
- German: Guthaben
- Greek: κατάθεση
- Italian: deposito
- Japanese: 預金
- Korean: 예금
- Norwegian: depositum
- Polish: depozyt
- European Portuguese: depósito
- Romanian: a depune
- Russian: аванс
- Spanish: depósito bodega, almacén
- Swedish: insättning
- Thai: เงินฝาก
- Turkish: peşinat
- Ukrainian: вклад
- Vietnamese: tiền đặt cọc
British English: deposit VERB
If you deposit a sum of money, you put it into a bank account or savings account.
The customer has to deposit a minimum amount of money monthly.
Definition of deposit from the Collins English Dictionary
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