HyperDic: aloft

English > 4 senses of the word aloft:
ADVERBallaloftat or on or to the masthead or upper rigging of a ship
allaloftupward
allaloftat or to great height
allaloftin the higher atmosphere above the earth
aloft > pronunciation
Soundsahlao'ft
Rhymescroft ... soft: 6 rhymes with aoft...
English > aloft: 4 senses > adverb 1
MeaningAt or on or to the masthead or upper rigging of a ship.
Example"climbed aloft to unfurl the sail"
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English > aloft: 4 senses > adverb 2
MeaningUpward.
Example"the good news sent her spirits aloft"
English > aloft: 4 senses > adverb 3
MeaningAt or to great height; high up in or into the air.
Examples
  • "eagles were soaring aloft"
  • "dust is whirled aloft"
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English > aloft: 4 senses > adverb 4
MeaningIn the higher atmosphere above the earth.
Example"weather conditions aloft are fine"
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