What is soaring?

More definitions of "soaring":

  • (adj): Moving to great heights with little apparent effort.
    Example: "A soaring eagle"
  • (adj): Ascending to a level markedly higher than the usual.
    Example: "Soaring prices"
  • (adj): Of imposing height; especially standing out above others.
    Example: "The soaring spires of the cathedral"
    Synonyms: eminent, lofty, towering

Famous quotes containing the word soaring:

    Think of our little eggshell of a canoe tossing across that great lake, a mere black speck to the eagle soaring above it!
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    O Holy Wisdom, Soaring Power, encompass us with wings unfurled,
    and carry us, encircling all, above, below, and through the world.
    Hildegard Von Bingen (1078–1179)

    My own brain is to me the most unaccountable of machinery—always buzzing, humming, soaring roaring diving, and then buried in mud. And why? What’s this passion for?
    Virginia Woolf (1882–1941)