soar up

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v soar up rise rapidly "the dollar soared against the yen"
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Usage

In literature:

Hast thou watched the moon soar up the heavens, sweeping aside the clouds, and defying the mists of earth?
"Sir Ludar" by Talbot Baines Reed
Up, up, up it soared, swiftly and steadily.
"Fighting in France" by Ross Kay
Up toward the cloudless sky they soared.
"David and the Phoenix" by Edward Ormondroyd
With his prey in his talons, he then soars away to his nest in the tree-tops, or high up among the rocks on the mountain-side.
"Friends in Feathers and Fur, and Other Neighbors" by James Johonnot
Still standing thus when the last note had soared up and died, the old man folded his hands and began to pray.
"Moods" by Louisa May Alcott
Then at a word, up it soared, with a "bravo" from the puzzled onlookers.
"Hepsey Burke" by Frank Noyes Westcott
Instantly they were soaring up into the blackness above the lights of Antrid.
"The Copper-Clad World" by Harl Vincent
His soul leapt, soared up into the great church.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
Then, as a shadow fell over the hatch far above his head, Chris hastily became a fly, soaring up to hit Simon Gosler on the nose.
"Mr. Wicker's Window" by Carley Dawson
In such a case most of the larger hawks would have given up the chase, and soared again to abide the chance for a more fortunate swoop.
"The Backwoodsmen" by Charles G. D. Roberts
He soared, perched up there, apart from men and their concerns.
"The Spanish Jade" by Maurice Hewlett
Yes, and she was no longer falling, but soaring up, up, winging her way above, without effort, without pain.
"The Golden Woman" by Ridgwell Cullum
But instantly the spell of her laughter was broken an uneasy thought came upon Hardy, and he glanced up at the soaring sun.
"Hidden Water" by Dane Coolidge
Into the air she soared, into the moonlight, up like an arrow for five hundred feet.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, October, 1930" by Various
If you soar up to them, I shall remain alone, abandoned, plunged in the deepest affliction.
"Pepita Ximenez" by Juan Valera
Up, up, up they soared again, faster than ever!
"The Royal Book of Oz" by L. Frank Baum
A loud, vague, and horrible noise accompanied the collapse, and a vast volume of flame went soaring up to heaven.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 4 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Up higher and higher soared the twin aeroplanes, climbing in eccentric spirals.
"The Big Five Motorcycle Boys on the Battle Line" by Ralph Marlow
Up I soared like a bird, my companion soaring at my side.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 16 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
With sirens screaming, it soared up in pursuit of the empty autojet.
"The Cartels Jungle" by Irving E. Cox, Jr.
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In poetry:

Goad up thy soul, to active life arise,
Above terrestrial matters nobly soar,
And view th' invisible with Faith's keen eyes,
Ere thou addressest the Almighty Pow'r.
"Advice To Prepare Ourselves, Before We Come To Worship God In Public" by Rees Prichard
Lift up thy mind, and soar above the skies,
And look at Christ with supplicating eyes,
Reflect what then he did and felt for thee,
Whilst for thy sins he hung upon the tree.
"A Preparation For The Holy Communion" by Rees Prichard
O may I heed the whispers which they bring,
And seek the grace which will my heart prepare
To climb from earth and take on angel wing,
Then soar aloft, to find my home up there!
"Is There A Brighter World?" by Joseph Horatio Chant
The shades of our fathers shall mount up on high
From the waves of the sea they will soar to the sky
Exalting and shouting o'er ocean and land -
"United we conquer! United we stand!"
"Hail to Lochiel And Lovat" by Angus Cameron Robertson
Full many a century o'er it has passed,
The might of the storm and of time it defies!
Neath the rainbow of Heaven stands free to the last,—
In the ocean it dips, and soars up to the skies.
"Parables And Riddles" by Friedrich von Schiller
From Thee to thine we grope our way,
But feel more vigour as we grope;
While darkness brightens into day,
And faith is born of trembling hope:
And on still-strengthening pinions we
Soar up from what is thine—to Thee!
"Dedicatory Hymn" by John Bowring

In news:

Bklyn ridership soaring — and MTA can't keep up.
Internet start-ups move in, buildings are razed and renovated, rents soar, eviction papers are served.
Paramount Farms keeps up with soaring almond demand with machinery seen first-hand at Pack Expo.
So in many ways the future just boils down to thinking up new ways to soar through the air.
Up With the Birds Soars to Coronation Victory.
He soared up to 24 miles -- for the highest balloon ride and highest jump ever.
Facebook stock soared over 7 percent despite more than 850 million shares in the company being freed up for sale.
Fill'er up with WNAX gas by Bob Karolevitz Now that the prices at the pump are soaring, I guess.
Wall Street closes day up as tech stocks soar.
Fans at Soaring Eagle Casino will experience a 'Stand-Up Revolution'.
The Dow Jones industrial average ended the third quarter up 4.3% to 13,437.13, the Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 5.8% to 1,440.67, and the technology-heavy Nasdaq composite soared 6.2% to 3,116.23.
Empty housing has been on the rise since the recession and real estate bust, but occupancy is starting to pick up in some places — largely because of soaring rental demand.
Polaris 4Q Profits Soar – Victory Up 8.
But with prices soaring at the pump, Segway sales are up at least 25 percent—and counting.
Soaring gas costs push up US wholesale prices.
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