What is the pronunciation of deposit?
English definition of “deposit”
C1 [C] a payment, especially into a bank account: To open an account, you need to make a minimum deposit of $500.Investing moneyBanks and bank accounts B1 [C] an amount of money that you pay as the first part of the total payment for something: The shop assistant says if I leave £10 as a deposit, they'll keep the dress for me. We paid/put a deposit of £10,000 on the house, and paid the balance four weeks later.Renting, hiring and hire purchase in general Mortgages and real estateRenting propertyInvesting money C1 [C] an amount of money that you pay when you rent something, and is returned to you when you return the thing you have rented: It costs £1,000 a week to hire the yacht, plus a £120 refundable/returnable deposit. You pay a 10p deposit/deposit of 10p on the bottle, which you get back when you return the empty bottle.Costs and expensesForms of money and methods of payment