Loft meaning

lôft, lŏft
To rise high into the air.
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A gallery or balcony, as in a church.
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To propel in a high arc.

Lofted the ball into the outfield.

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(nautical) To lay out a full-size drawing of (the parts of a ship's hull, for example).
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To propel something, especially a ball, in a high arc.
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A hayloft.
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An open space under a roof; an attic or garret.
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To put, store, or keep in a loft.
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A gallery.

The choir loft in a church.

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To store in a loft.
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To loft a ball.
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(nuclear industry) Loss of fluid test.
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Origin of loft

  • Middle English sky, upstairs room from Old English air from Old Norse lopt upstairs room, sky, air

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition