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Definition 1: a light leap by a horse in which both hind legs leave the ground before the forelegs come down - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for vaulting in the sense of this definition

(vaulting is a kind of ...) maneuvers of a horse in response to body signals by the rider

Definition 2: (architecture) a vaulted structure - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where vaulting or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • arches and vaulting

(vaulting is a kind of ...) a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

"the structure consisted of a series of arches" "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"

(... is a kind of vaulting ) an elaborate system of vaulting in which the ribs diverge like fans

(vaulting belongs to category ...) the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings

"architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"

Definition 3: revealing excessive self-confidence; reaching for the heights - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where vaulting or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • vaulting ambition

Synonyms for vaulting in the sense of this definition

(vaulting is similar to ...) fearless and daring

"bold settlers on some foreign shore" "a bold speech" "a bold adventure"

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