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 for soar
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Soar \Soar\, n.
     The act of soaring; upward flight.
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           This apparent soar of the hooded falcon. --Coleridge.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Soar \Soar\, a.
     See 3d Sore. [Obs.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Soar \Soar\, a.
     See Sore, reddish brown.
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     Soar falcon. (Zool.) See Sore falcon, under Sore.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Soar \Soar\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Soared; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Soaring.] [F. s'essorer to soar, essorer to dry (by
     exposing to the air), fr. L. ex out + aura the air, a breeze;
     akin to Gr. ?????.]
     1. To fly aloft, as a bird; to mount upward on wings, or as
        on wings. --Chaucer.
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              When soars Gaul's vulture with his wings unfurled.
                                                    --Byron.
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     2. Fig.: To rise in thought, spirits, or imagination; to be
        exalted in mood.
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              Where the deep transported mind may soar. --Milton.
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              Valor soars above
              What the world calls misfortune.      --Addison.
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     3. (Aeronautics) To fly by wind power; to glide indefinitely
        without loss of altitude.
        [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  soar
      n 1: the act of rising upward into the air [syn: soar, zoom]
      v 1: rise rapidly; "the dollar soared against the yen" [syn:
           soar, soar up, soar upwards, surge, zoom]
      2: fly by means of a hang glider [syn: hang glide, soar]
      3: fly upwards or high in the sky
      4: go or move upward; "The stock market soared after the cease-
         fire was announced"
      5: fly a plane without an engine [syn: sailplane, soar]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  100 Moby Thesaurus words for "soar":
     advance, aeroplane, airlift, airplane, arise, ascend, aspire, back,
     back up, balloon, be airborne, become airborne, budge, bulk,
     bulk large, buss the clouds, change, change place, circle,
     claw skyward, climb, cruise, descend, drift, ebb, escalate, exceed,
     ferry, flit, float, flow, fly, fly aloft, gain altitude, get over,
     glide, go, go around, go round, go sideways, gyrate, hang, hop,
     hover, hydroplane, increase, jet, kite, leave the ground, lift,
     loom, loom large, mount, move, move over, navigate, outsoar,
     outstrip, overtop, plane, plunge, poise, progress, rear, regress,
     retrogress, rise, rise above, rocket, rotate, run, sail, sailplane,
     seaplane, shift, shoot, shoot up, sink, spin, spire,
     stand on tiptoe, stand out, stir, stream, subside, take off,
     take the air, take wing, tower, tower above, transcend, travel, up,
     uprear, uprise, volplane, wane, whirl, wing, zoom
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  SOAR
  
     1. State, Operator And Result.  A general problem-solving
     production system architecture, intended as a model of human
     intelligence.  Developed by A. Newell in the early 1980s.
     SOAR was originally implemented in Lisp and OPS5 and is
     currently implemented in Common Lisp.  Version: Soar6.
  
     E-mail: .
  
     ["The SOAR Papers", P.S. Rosenbloom et al eds, MIT Press
     1993].
  
     (1994-11-04)
  
     2. Smalltalk On A RISC.  A RISC microprocessor designed by
     David Patterson's at Berekeley.
  
     (1994-11-04)
  

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