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1. rock-ribbed

adjective. tradition-bound and obstinately opinionated.

Synonyms

  • inflexible

Antonyms

  • polished
  • regular

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Words that Rhyme with Ribbed Vault

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

2. rock-ribbed

adjective. abounding in or bordered by rocky cliffs or scarps.

Synonyms

  • rockbound
  • rough

Antonyms

  • even
  • fine
  • ironed

3. ribbed

adjective. ['ˈrɪbd'] (of the surface) having a rough, riblike texture.

Synonyms

  • unsmooth
  • rough

Antonyms

  • even
  • fine
  • ironed

4. ribbed

adjective. ['ˈrɪbd'] furnished or strengthened with ribs.

Synonyms

  • costate

Antonyms

  • polished
  • regular

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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))

Example sentences of the word ribbed-vault


1. Noun Phrase
The technological superiority of the Gothic approach was the result of three engineering breakthroughs: the pointed arch, the ribbed vault and the flying buttress.

2. Noun Phrase
The engineering innovations of pointed arches, ribbed vaults and flying buttresses meant such buildings could be the longest, widest and tallest of their day.

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