Soar Soar, n. The act of soaring; upward flight. [1913 Webster]

This apparent soar of the hooded falcon. --Coleridge. [1913 Webster]

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  • Soar — may refer to: *Soaring, a mode of flight * Soar (album), the second album (released 1991) by the American band Samiam *Hank Soar (1914–2001), an American football player, baseball umpire and basketball coach *Soar (cognitive architecture) *160th… …   Wikipedia

  • Soar — Packpferdbrücke, 15. Jahrhundert, über den Soar in Aylestone, Leics.Vorlage:Infobox Fluss/KARTE fehlt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SOAR — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Soar peut désigner : La rivière Soar, située en Angleterre dans la région des Midlands de l Est ; Le télescope SOAR, un télescope astronomique… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • SOAR — ist: SOAR Telescope SOAR Diagramm eines Leistungstransistors Soar, ein Fluss im Vereinigten Königreich Soar (Kognition) 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (Airborne) Rolls Royce Soar, ein Strahltriebwerk …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • soar — [sɔː ǁ sɔːr] verb [intransitive] to increase quickly to a high level: • Beef demand soared due to Americans adopting high protein diets. soaring adjective [only before a noun] : • Despite soaring prices, business is good. * * * soar UK US /sɔːr/… …   Financial and business terms

  • soar — [so: US so:r] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(amounts/prices etc)¦ 2¦(in the sky)¦ 3¦(spirits/hopes)¦ 4¦(look tall)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: essorer, from [i]Vulgar Latin exaurare, from Latin aura air ] 1.) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Soar — Soar, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Soared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Soaring}.] [F. s essorer to soar, essorer to dry (by exposing to the air), fr. L. ex out + aura the air, a breeze; akin to Gr. ?????.] 1. To fly aloft, as a bird; to mount upward on wings, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • soar — [ sɔr ] verb intransitive * 1. ) to quickly increase to a high level: Unemployment has soared. 2. ) to fly high in the sky: An eagle was soaring overhead. a ) to rise quickly into the air: The little plane suddenly soared upwards. b ) LITERARY to …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Soar — Soar, a. See {Sore}, reddish brown. [1913 Webster] {Soar falcon}. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Sore falcon}, under {Sore}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Soar — Soar, a. See 3d {Sore}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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