deposit
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (money put into a bank account)
a. el depósito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A $25 deposit is required upon opening an account with us.Se requiere un depósito de $25 al abrir una cuenta con nosotros.
b. el ingreso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Please let me know as soon as you make the deposit into my account.Por favor avísame cuando hagas el ingreso en mi cuenta.
2. (partial payment)
a. el depósito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You have to pay a deposit to reserve the car, and then you pay the rest in person.Hay que pagar un depósito para reservar el carro, y luego se paga el resto en persona.
b. la entrada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The money that I invested when I was younger paid for the deposit on the apartment we're buying.El dinero que invertí cuando era joven pagó la entrada del piso que nos compramos.
c. la entrega inicial
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I hope we can afford the deposit on this house.Espero que nos alcance para la entrega inicial de esta casa.
d. el desembolso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
After paying the first deposit, we have to make 12 monthly payments.Después del primer desembolso, tenemos que pagar 12 mensualidades.
3. (security payment)
a. la fianza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We have to make sure we clean the apartment, or the landlord won't return the deposit.Tenemos que asegurarnos de limpiar el departamento, o el casero no nos devolverá la fianza.
b. el depósito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The landlord's asking for the first month's rent and a deposit.El dueño pide el primer mes de renta y un depósito.
c. la señal
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You have to pay a deposit to take the boat out on the pond.Hay que pagar una señal para usar el bote en el estanque.
4. (mining)
a. el yacimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(mineral)
We came across a small deposit of gold in the valley.Nos topamos con un pequeño yacimiento de oro en el valle.
b. el depósito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(gas)
The company discovered large deposits of gas in the mines.La empresa encontró grandes depósitos de gas adentro de las minas.
5. (sediment)
a. el poso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(wine)
This wine will normally have a small deposit at the bottom of the bottle.Este vino normalmente tiene un pequeño poso al fondo de la botella.
b. el depósito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The flood left enormous deposits of rubble all over the city.La inundación dejó depósitos enormes de escombros por toda la ciudad.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
6. (finance)
a. depositar
I didn't have time to go to the bank to deposit my check.No tuve tiempo de ir al banco a depositar mi cheque.
b. ingresar
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
If you deposit your money into your savings, it will earn interest.Si ingresas tu dinero en tu cuenta de ahorros, generará intereses.
7. (to place)
a. depositar
All plastic bottles should be deposited in the yellow container.Todas las botellas de plástico se deben depositar en el contenedor amarillo.
b. poner
The hen had deposited an egg in its nest.La gallina había puesto un huevo en su nido.
c. dejar
I deposited all my worldly possessions in my girlfriend's mother's basement.Dejé todos mis bienes materiales en el sótano de la madre de mi novia.
8. (to leave scattered)
a. depositar
The avalanche had deposited stones and broken tree trunks on the hillside.La avalancha había depositado rocas y troncos rotos en la ladera.
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deposit
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (in bank)
a. el depósito
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (finance)
a. la imposición
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to make a deposithacer or realizar un depósito or
deposit accountcuenta de depósito or a plazo
3. (returnable)
a. la señal f, fianza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
4. (first payment)
a. la entrega inicial
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. la entrada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
to put down a deposit (on something)pagar la entrega inicial or
5. (politics) (United Kingdom)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to lose one's depositperder el dinero depositado al presentarse como candidato por no haber sacado suficientes votos
6. (of minerals)
a. el yacimiento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
7. (in wine)
a. el poso
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
8. (general)
a. depositar
9. (in bank account)
a. ingresar
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
b. depositar
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
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deposit [dɪˈpɒzɪt]
noun
1 (in bank) depósito (m)
to have £50 on deposit tener 50 libras en cuenta de ahorros
2 (Comm) (part payment) (on hire purchase, car) depósito (m); enganche (m); (Méx) (on house) desembolso (m) inicial; entrada (f); (Esp) (returnable security) señal (f); fianza (f)
to put down a deposit of £50 dejar un depósito de 50 libras; he paid a £2,000 deposit on the house hizo un desembolso inicial de 2.000 libras para la casa; dio una entrada de 2.000 libras para la casa; (Esp) to lose one's deposit (Britain) (Pol) perder el depósito
3 (Chem) poso (m); sedimento (m)
4 (Geol) [of gas] depósito (m); [of mineral] yacimiento (m)
transitive verb
1 (put down) depositar; (leave) [+luggage] consignar; dejar (en consigna); [+eggs] poner; [+object] depositar;with en; dejar;with con;
2 (in bank) [+money] depositar; ingresar;in en
I want to deposit £10 in my account quiero ingresar 10 libras en mi cuenta; to deposit £2,000 on a house hacer un desembolso inicial or dar una entrada de 2.000 libras para una casa; (Esp)
3 (Geol) (Chem) depositar
modifier
deposit account (n) cuenta (f) de ahorros
deposit slip (n) hoja (f) de ingreso
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deposit money
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security deposit
el depósito
direct deposit
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