Definitions

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  • adj. Having characteristics of a vault

Etymologies

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vault +‎ -like

Examples

  • Mercedes-Benz vehicles, such as vaultlike solidity and leading-edge technology, have also contributed to the E-Class 'great popularity among luxury sedan, wagon and coupe buyers.

    WN.com - Articles related to New arrival: Mercedes-Benz E260L CGI and E 300L

  • The trademark qualities of Mercedes-Benz vehicles, such as vaultlike solidity and leading-edge technology, have also contributed to the E-Class 'great popularity among luxury sedan, wagon and coupe buyers.

    WN.com - Articles related to New arrival: Mercedes-Benz E260L CGI and E 300L

  • He stores these human specimens in small, sterile milk containers in a vaultlike chamber in Minnesota.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • The accelerator was installed in a vaultlike warehouse in San Francisco in 1956.

    The Emperor of All Maladies

  • “Mount Weather is carved out of the most dense rock on the East Coast, and it has two sets of vaultlike blast doors that are each five feet thick.”

    Vince Flynn Collectors’ Edition #2

  • Brooke felt a small wave of anxiety until she heaved open the vaultlike door, stepped inside, and was enveloped in a warm cocoon of semidarkness and low laughter and the subtle but unmistakable scent of marijuana.

    Last Night at Chateau Marmont

  • Heaving open the vaultlike door, she walked through the steel-blue dining room, past the polished nickel tables and chairs and the white, ultrasuede banquettes, her heels clicking across the terrazzo floor.

    Georgia’s Kitchen

  • The vaultlike Galactic Senate, whose box seats float through the air, is a triumph of baroque futurism.

    Star Wars: The Phantom Movie

  • Fifty or so vaultlike drawers built within the dull, gray concrete encasing the room were all occupied with the bodies of individuals who had recently lost their lives.

    Street Judge

  • Marcus hauled open a vaultlike door, and we found ourselves gasping for air in a cool Manhattan alley, his demeanor suggesting that he still planned to beat me to death up against the sweaty bricks.

    The Almost Archer Sisters

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