Definition of 'pole vault'
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They said no, it was for the pole vault. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And the men's pole vault went down to the wire. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Fifteen per cent of bags will be oversized sports equipment such as canoes, pole vaults and bicycles. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I hear that women do the pole vault now. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It was an easy reading of a night in which the wind was strong and swirling, and she was joint sixth in the pole vault final. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'pole vault'
British English: pole vault /pəʊl vɔːlt/ NOUN
The pole vault is an athletics event in which athletes jump over a high bar, using a long flexible pole to help lift themselves up.
- American English: pole vault
- Arabic: وَثَبَ بِالعَصَا
- Brazilian Portuguese: salto com vara
- Chinese: 撑杆跳
- Croatian: skok s motkom
- Czech: skok o tyči
- Danish: stangspring
- Dutch: polsstoksprong
- European Spanish: salto con pértiga
- Finnish: seiväshyppy
- French: saut à la perche
- German: Stabhochsprung
- Greek: άλμα επί κοντώ
- Italian: salto con l’asta
- Japanese: 棒高跳び
- Korean: 장대높이뛰기
- Norwegian: stavsprang
- Polish: skok o tyczce
- European Portuguese: salto à vara
- Romanian: săritură cu prăjina
- Russian: прыжок с шестом
- Spanish: salto con pértiga
- Swedish: höjdhopp
- Thai: กีฬากระโดดค้ำถ่อ
- Turkish: sırıkla atlama
- Ukrainian: стрибок із жердиною
- Vietnamese: môn nhảy sào
Definition of pole vault from the Collins English Dictionary
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