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1. vault

noun. ['ˈvɔlt'] a burial chamber (usually underground).

Synonyms

  • sepulchre
  • burial vault
  • charnel house
  • columbarium
  • burial chamber
  • sepulture
  • charnel

Antonyms

  • unconstipated
  • unsworn
  • decrease
  • ascend

Etymology

  • volte (English)
  • volvita (English)
  • volter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

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Words that Rhyme with Pole Vault

  • renault
  • pinault
  • kuralt
  • exalt
  • default
  • covault
  • basalt
  • perrault
  • brault
  • assault
  • walt
  • sault
  • salt
  • nault
  • mault
  • malt
  • kalt
  • halt
  • gault
  • galt
  • fault
  • dault

Example sentences of the word pole-vault


1. Noun Phrase
You cannot simply train for strength when you want to compete in pole vaulting.

2. Noun Phrase
Much of the power from a pole vault comes from gaining speed while running during the approach.

2. vault

noun. ['ˈvɔlt'] the act of jumping over an obstacle.

Synonyms

  • hurdle
  • jump

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • mind
  • attend to

Etymology

  • volte (English)
  • volvita (English)
  • volter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

3. vault

noun. ['ˈvɔlt'] an arched brick or stone ceiling or roof.

Synonyms

  • barrel vault
  • fenestella
  • groined vault
  • ribbed vault
  • roof

Antonyms

  • unbound
  • free
  • uncertain
  • unoriented

Etymology

  • volte (English)
  • volvita (English)
  • volter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. vault

noun. ['ˈvɔlt'] a strongroom or compartment (often made of steel) for safekeeping of valuables.

Synonyms

  • bank building
  • strongroom
  • bank

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • wane
  • stop
  • stay

Etymology

  • volte (English)
  • volvita (English)
  • volter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. vault

verb. ['ˈvɔlt'] bound vigorously.

Synonyms

  • leap
  • jump
  • spring

Antonyms

  • autumnal equinox
  • inelasticity
  • mistrust
  • distrust

Etymology

  • volte (English)
  • volvita (English)
  • volter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

6. vault

verb. ['ˈvɔlt'] jump across or leap over (an obstacle).

Synonyms

  • bound
  • leap
  • jump
  • spring
  • hurdle

Antonyms

  • withdraw
  • take

Etymology

  • volte (English)
  • volvita (English)
  • volter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

7. Pole

noun. a native or inhabitant of Poland.

Synonyms

  • Polska
  • Republic of Poland
  • polack
  • European

Etymology

  • Pole (German)

8. pole

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] a long (usually round) rod of wood or metal or plastic.

Synonyms

  • boom
  • coat tree
  • mast
  • ski pole
  • stilt
  • barge pole
  • clothes tree
  • coat stand
  • rod
  • caber
  • spar

Antonyms

  • opening
  • nonfatal
  • begin
  • phase in

Etymology

  • pole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pole (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • polus (Latin)

9. pole

verb. ['ˈpoʊl'] propel with a pole.

Synonyms

  • force
  • propel
  • impel
  • punt

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow
  • boycott
  • disapproval

Etymology

  • pole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pole (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • polus (Latin)

10. pole

noun. ['ˈpoʊl'] one of two divergent or mutually exclusive opinions.

Synonyms

  • view
  • sentiment
  • persuasion
  • opinion

Antonyms

  • lie
  • stand
  • conception
  • misconception

Etymology

  • pole (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pole (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • polus (Latin)
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