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1 vault /ˈvɑːlt/ noun
plural vaults
1 vault
/ˈvɑːlt/
noun
plural vaults
Learner's definition of VAULT
[count]
: an arched structure that forms a ceiling or roof sometimes used figuratively to refer to the sky
: a locked room where money or valuable things are kept
: a room or chamber in which a dead person is buried
compare 3vault
2 vault /ˈvɑːlt/ verb
vaults; vaulted; vaulting
2 vault
/ˈvɑːlt/
verb
vaults; vaulted; vaulting
Learner's definition of VAULT
: to jump over (something)
[+ object]
especially : to jump over (something) by using your hands or a pole to push yourself upward
[+ object]
[no object]
often + over
chiefly US : to move suddenly and quickly into a better position
[no object]
[+ object]

— vaulter

/ˈvɑːltɚ/ noun, plural vaulters [count]
3 vault /ˈvɑːlt/ noun
3 vault
/ˈvɑːlt/
noun
Learner's definition of VAULT
[noncount]
: a jump that is made over something especially by using your hands or a pole to push yourself upward see also pole vault
compare 1vault
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