Bedeutung von “deposit” im Essential American English Dictionary

deposit

noun us /dɪˈpɑz·ɪt/

B1 a payment that you make immediately when you decide to buy something:

They’ve put down a deposit on a house.

money that you pay into a bank:

to make / a deposit

money that you pay when you rent something, and that is returned to you if you do not damage anything

(Definition von “deposit noun” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)