Pronunciation: (ri-poz'i-tôr"ē, -tōr"ē),[key] —n., —pl.-tor•ies. 1. a receptacle or place where things are deposited, stored, or offered for sale: a repository for discarded clothing. 2. an abundant source or supply; storehouse: a repository of information. 3. a burial place; sepulcher.
4. a person to whom something is entrusted or confided.
5. Chiefly Brit.warehouse.