Definitions for DEPOTˈdi poʊ; Mil. or Brit. ˈdɛp oʊ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word DEPOT

Princeton's WordNet

  1. terminal, terminus, depot(noun)

    station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods

  2. storehouse, depot, entrepot, storage, store(noun)

    a depository for goods

    "storehouses were built close to the docks"


  1. depot(Noun)

    a warehouse or similar storage facility

  2. depot(Noun)

    a bus or railway station

  3. depot(Noun)

    a place where military recruits are assembled before being sent to active units

Webster Dictionary

  1. Depot(noun)

    a place of deposit for the storing of goods; a warehouse; a storehouse

  2. Depot(noun)

    a military station where stores and provisions are kept, or where recruits are assembled and drilled

  3. Depot(noun)

    the headquarters of a regiment, where all supplies are received and distributed, recruits are assembled and instructed, infirm or disabled soldiers are taken care of, and all the wants of the regiment are provided for

  4. Depot(noun)

    a railway station; a building for the accommodation and protection of railway passengers or freight

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. depot

    An activity for the receipt, classification, storage, accounting, issue, maintenance, procurement, manufacture, assembly, research, salvage, or disposal of

Anagrams for DEPOT »

  1. opted

  2. poted

  3. toped

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. North Kivu governor Julien Paluku:

    They attacked the depot at the airport. There was a heavy exchange of gunfire.

  2. Seth Bloom:

    The same factors that the FTC cited in the Office Depot OfficeMax deal are present here.

  3. Seth Bloom:

    The same factors that the FTC cited in the Office Depot/OfficeMax deal are present here, i think there's a fair chance for this deal to be approved.

  4. Michael Manazir:

    They made each airplane coming into the depot kind of a one-off, we realized we couldn’t just replace the parts — we also had to look at the corrosion on the surrounding framework.

  5. Nate Leupp:

    It's not uncommon at all to be driving down the road and see an Ohio State sticker on cars. You can see someone in Home Depot wearing an Ohio State shirt and if you call out 'OH' they'll respond 'IO,'.

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