vault·​ed | \ ˈvȯl-təd How to pronounce vaulted (audio) \

Definition of vaulted

1 : built in the form of a vault : arched
2 : covered with a vault

Examples of vaulted in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The third floor of the home features a versatile space with vaulted ceilings and is perfect for an additional office, game room or entertainment space. Beck Andrew Salgado, Journal Sentinel, 22 Sep. 2022 According to Glasson, the vessel's distinctive shape will allow for vaulted ceilings in the sky lounge, one of the many impressive features on board. Tamara Hardingham-gill, CNN, 30 Aug. 2022 There are several aspects of 4477 Holly Trail Road that make the home special: the vaulted ceilings, lakeside location and luxurious finishes to name a few. Brianna Griff, Chron, 14 Aug. 2022 The 480-square-foot tiny home feels spacious thanks to vaulted ceilings and generous windows. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 11 Aug. 2022 The sky lounge, for instance, has incredible vaulted ceilings due to the superstructure’s conical shape, according to Glasson. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 10 Aug. 2022 The music room is a showpiece with vaulted ceilings and a second-floor hallway overlooking it, and furniture upholstered with prints designed by the painter. Cate Mcquaid,, 28 July 2022 Boasting an open concept floor-plan with vaulted ceilings, a fireplace, deck access and a whole house Sonos sound system, the main level is ideal for entertaining. Joey Morona, cleveland, 22 July 2022 There’s always a steady crowd streaming into the airy space with vaulted ceilings and chandeliers to try some of the 300-plus flavors made on site. Roger Naylor, The Arizona Republic, 14 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of vaulted

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for vaulted

Middle English vowted, yvowted, from past participle of vowten "to vault entry 2," or from voute vault entry 1 + -ed -ed entry 1

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3 Oct 2022

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“Vaulted.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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