Associations to the word «Vault»


VAULT, noun. An arched structure of masonry, forming a ceiling or canopy.
VAULT, noun. A structure resembling a vault, especially (poetic) that formed by the sky.
VAULT, noun. A secure, enclosed area, especially an underground room used for burial, or to store valuables, wine etc.
VAULT, verb. (transitive) To build as, or cover with a vault.
VAULT, verb. (ambitransitive) To jump or leap over.
VAULT, noun. An act of vaulting; a leap or jump.
VAULT, noun. (gymnastics) An event in gymanstics performed on a vaulting horse.

Dictionary definition

VAULT, noun. A burial chamber (usually underground).
VAULT, noun. A strongroom or compartment (often made of steel) for safekeeping of valuables.
VAULT, noun. An arched brick or stone ceiling or roof.
VAULT, noun. The act of jumping over an obstacle.
VAULT, verb. Jump across or leap over (an obstacle).
VAULT, verb. Bound vigorously.

Wise words

Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.
Martin Luther King Jr.