Antonyms for vault

Antonyms for vault DEFAULT


Tarzan again made his way toward the treasure vault, knowing that in a few hours his blacks would be with him, ready to bear away another fortune in the strangely shaped, golden ingots of Opar.

Six times he had returned to the treasure chamber, and six times Werper, the Belgian, had cowered in the black shadows at the far end of the long vault. Once again came the ape-man, and this time there came with him fifty fighting men, turning porters for love of the only creature in the world who might command of their fierce and haughty natures such menial service.

Before he extinguished the single candle he had brought with him for the purpose, and the flickering light of which had cast the first alleviating rays into the impenetrable darkness of the buried chamber, that it had known for the countless ages since it had lain forgotten of man, Tarzan's mind reverted to that first occasion upon which he had entered the treasure vault, coming upon it by chance as he fled from the pits beneath the temple, where he had been hidden by La, the High Priestess of the Sun Worshipers.

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In this there was much that reminded me of the specious totality of old wood-work which has rotted for long years in some neglected vault, with no disturbance from the breath of the external air.

Feeble gleams of encrimsoned light made their way through the trellised panes, and served to render sufficiently distinct the more prominent objects around; the eye, however, struggled in vain to reach the remoter angles of the chamber, or the recesses of the vaulted and fretted ceiling.

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The fisherman appeared to appreciate the counsel; he laid down the light, and disappeared under the vault of the stairs.

"That is right; but we shall want lights to guide us in the vaults." Monk turned round.

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John Durbeyfield, too, hev had a daughter married this week to a gentleman-farmer; not from John's own house, you know; they was married elsewhere; the gentleman being of that high standing that John's own folk was not considered well-be-doing enough to have any part in it, the bridegroom seeming not to know how't have been discovered that John is a old and ancient nobleman himself by blood, with family skillentons in their own vaultsto this day, but done out of his property in the time o' the Romans.

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Beyond him again, Duncan could look into the vault opposite, which was filled with savages, upturning and rifling the humble furniture of the scout.

The uproar which had so lately echoed through the vaults of the forest was gone, leaving the rush of the waters to swell and sink on the currents of the air, in the unmingled sweetness of nature.

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We inquired if there was anything to be seen below the basement-- and we were at once informed that there were vaults beneath, which we were at perfect liberty to visit.

The vaults were, it was believed, used as dungeons in the old times-- say, some centuries since.

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There did I guard his coffins: full stood the musty vaults of those trophies of victory.

Thrice did there peal peals at the gate like thunders, thrice did the vaults resound and howl again: then did I go to the gate.

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There they lay in their triangular oaken vaults, each mariner a chiselled muteness; a score of lamps flashing upon his hooded eyes.

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antonyms for vault


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How to use vault in a sentence

(b) To open the Treasury vault, the presence of two persons designated by the Secretary of the Treasury is required.


Each entry on the vault record book shall be signed by the persons having access to the safe.


On the 18th fifty heavy shells, including 12-inch and 14-inch, dropped out of the blue vault of heaven on to the Anzacs.


Coloured shafts mapped the vault from horizon to zenith like the spokes of a prodigious wheel of fire.




verbdescend, usually going underwater


nouncurve, curved structure


nouncurve, curved structure


nounplace where records are stored


nounfinancial institution


nounroom on lower floor of building

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1. vault

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

  • sepulchre
  • burial vault
  • charnel house
  • columbarium
  • burial chamber
  • sepulture
  • charnel
  • unconstipated
  • unsworn
  • decrease
  • ascend
  • volte (English)
  • volvita (English)
  • volter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

Words that Rhyme with Vault

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

Example sentences of the word vault

1. Noun, singular or mass
The King Lake campground has rustic facilities; a hand pump well and vault toilets.

2. Verb, past participle
The campground has vault toilets and a hand pump well for water.

3. Adjective
This is a rustic site with vault toilets and a well for water.

Quotes containing the word vault

1. Worst of all, the inner vault is guarded by a live dragon, attended by fifty naked women armed with poisoned spears, each of them sworn to die in Requin's service. All redheads.-You're just making that up, Jean.
- Scott Lynch, Red Seas Under Red Skies

2. Compassion [10w] Compassion is the combination to enter the vault of heaven.
- Beryl Dov

2. vault

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

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

3. vault

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

  • barrel vault
  • fenestella
  • groined vault
  • ribbed vault
  • roof
  • unbound
  • free
  • uncertain
  • unoriented
  • 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.

  • bank building
  • strongroom
  • bank
  • stay in place
  • wane
  • stop
  • stay
  • volte (English)
  • volvita (English)
  • volter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. vault

verb. ['ˈvɔlt'] bound vigorously.

  • autumnal equinox
  • inelasticity
  • mistrust
  • distrust
  • volte (English)
  • volvita (English)
  • volter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

6. vault

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

  • bound
  • leap
  • jump
  • spring
  • hurdle
  • volte (English)
  • volvita (English)
  • volter (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

Synonyms of vault in English

: vault1vault2


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1‘the vault was supported on eight massive stone piers’


arched roof, arched ceiling, dome, arch

2‘the vault under the church’


cellar, basement, underground chamber, crypt, undercroft, catacomb, cavern

burial chamber, tomb, sepulchre

3‘valuables stored in the vault’


strongroom, safe deposit, safety deposit, safe, repository, depository, treasury

Synonyms of vault in English

: vault1vault2


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1‘he vaulted over the gate’


jump, jump over, leap, leap over, skip, skip over, leapfrog, leapfrog over, spring over, bound over, sail over, hurdle, clear, pole-vault


1‘the barman was quickly back with a practised vault of the bar’


jump, leap, spring, bound, skip, hurdle, clearance, leapfrog, pole vault


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Beginning to gather my thoughts I answered Champagne for acquaintance. - asked Alik, as if catching the thickening awkwardness and called the young waiter. I nodded. After several sips of champagne, which made a slight dizziness in my head, I asked looking at Alik's hefty hand.

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