Sales soared. Our spirits soared.
An example of soar is when prices rapidly rise.
An example of soar is when a bird coasts through the air.
Soaring prices, soaring spirits.
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.
This apparent soar of the hooded falcon. Samuel Taylor Coleridge.
Origin of soar
- Middle English soren from Old French essorer from Vulgar Latin exaurāre Latin ex- ex- Latin aura air (from Greek aurā breeze aura)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition