(noun, verb)


1. the act of rising upward into the air

Similar word(s): zoom

Definition categories: act, ascending, ascension, ascent, rise

Sentences with soar as a noun:

- This apparent soar of the hooded falcon. Samuel Taylor Coleridge.


1. rise rapidly

- the dollar soared against the yen

Similar word(s): surge, zoom

Definition categories: motion, arise, lift, rise, uprise

2. fly by means of a hang glider

Definition categories: motion, aviate, fly, pilot

3. fly upwards or high in the sky

Definition categories: motion, fly, wing

4. go or move upward

- The stock market soared after the cease-fire was announced

Definition categories: change, climb, rise

5. fly a plane without an engine

Similar word(s): sailplane

Definition categories: motion, glide

Sentences with soar as a verb:

- When soars Gaul's vulture with his wings unfurled. Byron.

- The pump prices soared into new heights as the strike continued.

- Where the deep transported mind may soar. John Milton.Valor soars above What the world calls misfortune. Joseph Addison