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vault2

vault2

 
pronunciation:
vawlt
parts of speech:
verb, noun
part of speech: verb
inflections: vaulted, vaulting, vaults
definition: to jump, leap, or spring over, using the hands or a pole as a support.
Tom vaulted over the fence.
similar words:
bound, hurdle, jump, leap, spring
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a jump, leap, or spring.
His vault carried him across the creek.
synonyms:
jump, leap
similar words:
bound, hop, spring
derivation: vaulter (n.)