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English definition of “vaulting”

vaulting

adjective     //
vaulting ambition DISAPPROVING a strong wish to be extremely successful, powerful, rich, etc. and a belief that this is more important than anything else: He sacrificed his marriage to his vaulting political ambition.Feelings of desire
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