noun. ['dɪˈpɑːzəˌtɔri'] a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping.
- storage space
- sperm bank
- bank building
- depositorium (Latin)
- depositum (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Depository
Example sentences of the word depository
1. Noun, singular or mass
Foreign companies that cross-list in the United States of America do so through American depository receipts.
Quotes containing the word depository
1. I know no safe depository of the ultimate powers of the society but the people themselves ; and if we think them not enlightened enough to exercise their control with a wholesome discretion, the remedy is not to take it from them, but to inform their discretion by education. This is the true corrective of abuses of constitutional power.
- Thomas Jefferson, Letters of Thomas Jefferson