vaulty

[ vawl-tee ]
/ ˈvɔl ti /
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adjective

having the appearance or characteristics of a vault; arching: the vaulty rows of elm trees.

Nearby words

  1. vault,
  2. vault light,
  3. vaulted,
  4. vaulting,
  5. vaulting horse,
  6. vaunt,
  7. vaunt-courier,
  8. vaunted,
  9. vauntful,
  10. vaunting

Origin of vaulty

First recorded in 1535–45; vault1 + -y1

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Examples from the Web for vaulty

  • George had taken his saddle from poor Firebrace and transferred it to Vaulty, a strong serviceable roan, which he rode henceforth.

    In Quest of Gold|Alfred St. Johnston