What does DEPOT mean?

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

Here are all the 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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Depot

    dep′ō, de′pō, or dē′pō, n. a place of deposit: a storehouse: a military station where stores are kept and recruits trained: the headquarters of a regiment: the portion of a regiment that remains at home when the rest go on foreign service: (U.S.) a railway station. [Fr. depôt—L. deponĕre, -positum.]

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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of DEPOT in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of DEPOT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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