depositary

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin depositarius

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

depositary (not comparable)

  1. Acting as the trusted recipient of a deposit
    The hospital was the depositary institution of our monies.

NounEdit

depositary (plural depositaries)

  1. One who receives a deposit in trust
  2. A place where deposits are kept

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 04:48