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soar

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of soar

  1. the act or an instance of rising or climbing up <the soar of the space shuttle never fails to inspire> Synonyms ascension, climb, rise, rising, ascentRelated Words boost, hike, increase, raise; blastoff, elevation, hoist, levitation, liftoff, raising, takeoff; heave, thrust, upheaval, uplifting, upraising, upsurge, upsweep, upswing, upthrust, uptrend, upturn, upwellingNear Antonyms plop, plummeting, sinking; decline, decrease, down; comedown, downfall, downgradeAntonyms descent, dip, dive, drop, fall, nosedive, plunge




soar

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of soar

  1. 1 to move or extend upward <the Eiffel Tower soaring into the skies above Paris> Synonyms arise, aspire, climb, lift, mount, rise, ascend, thrust, up, uprise, upthrust, upturnRelated Words surge, tower; boost, elevate, raise, upheave, uplift, upraise; balloon, blast off, take off, zoom; crest, scale, surmount, top; cant, incline, lean, list, recline, slant, slope, tilt, tipNear Antonyms dive, nose-dive, plummet, sink, slideAntonyms decline, descend, dip, drop, fall (off), plunge

  2. 2 to move through the air with or as if with outstretched wings <bats soaring and swooping through the night air> Synonyms aviate, glide, plane, fly, wingRelated Words drift, float, hang, hover, waft; coast, cruise, sail, sweep; dart, flit, flutter; catapult, helicopter, jet, orbit, rocket; dive, stoop

  3. 3 to rise abruptly and rapidly <gas prices soared overnight because of the shortage> Synonyms rocket, shoot (up), skyrocket, zoomRelated Words accumulate, appreciate, balloon, build up, burgeon (also bourgeon), enlarge, escalate, expand, increase, mount, multiply, mushroom, proliferate, snowball, swell, wax; crest, peak, surge; heighten, intensifyNear Antonyms collapse, fall; contract, decrease, diminish, drop, lessen, waneAntonyms nose-dive, plummet, plunge, slump, tumble




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