Soaring Soar"ing, a. & n. from {Soar}. -- {Soar"ing*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • soaringly — adverb In a soaring manner. The bird soon flew soaringly out of view …   Wiktionary

  • soaringly — See soarer. * * * …   Universalium

  • soaringly — soarˈingly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑soar …   Useful english dictionary

  • soar — soarer, n. soaringly, adv. /sawr, sohr/, v.i. 1. to fly upward, as a bird. 2. to fly at a great height, without visible movements of the pinions, as a bird. 3. to glide along at a height, as an airplane. 4. to rise or ascend to a height, as a… …   Universalium

  • lightly — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [With lightness] Syn. delicately, airily, buoyantly, daintily, readily, gently, subtly, exquisitely, ethereally, mildly, softly, tenderly, carefully, leniently, tenuously, unsubstantially, effortlessly, nimbly, agilely,… …   English dictionary for students

  • soar — verb 1》 fly or rise high into the air.     ↘glide high in the air. 2》 increase rapidly above the usual level. Derivatives soarer noun soaring adjective soaringly adverb Origin ME: shortening of OFr. essorer, based on L. ex out of + aura breeze …   English new terms dictionary

  • soar — v.intr. 1 fly or rise high. 2 reach a high level or standard (prices soared). 3 maintain height in the air without flapping the wings or using power. Derivatives: soarer n. soaringly adv. Etymology: ME f. OF essorer ult. f. L (as EX (1), aura… …   Useful english dictionary

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