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Meaning of SOAR

Pronunciation:  sowr

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of rising upward into the air
  2. [v]  go or move upward; "The stock market soared after the cease-fire was announced"
  3. [v]  fly a plane without an engine
  4. [v]  fly upwards or high in the sky
  5. [v]  rise rapidly, as of a current or voltage
  6. [v]  fly by means of a hang glider
 

SOAR is a 4 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: hang glide, sailplane, soar up, soar upwards, surge, zoom, zoom
 
 See Also: arise, ascending, ascension, ascent, aviate, billow, climb, come up, fly, glide, go up, go up, lift, move up, pilot, rise, rise, rise, uprise, wallow, wing

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Soar\, v. i. (A["e]ronautics)
    To fly by wind power; to glide indefinitely without loss of
    altitude.
    
    
  2. \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.
    
             When soars Gaul's vulture with his wings unfurled.
                                                   --Byron.
    
    2. Fig.: To rise in thought, spirits, or imagination; to be
       exalted in mood.
    
             Where the deep transported mind may soar. --Milton.
    
             Valor soars above What the world calls misfortune.
                                                   --Addison.
    
    
  3. \Soar\, n.
    The act of soaring; upward flight.
    
          This apparent soar of the hooded falcon. --Coleridge.
    
    
  4. \Soar\, a.
    See 3d {Sore}. [Obs.]
    
    
  5. \Soar\, a.
    See {Sore}, reddish brown.
    
    {Soar falcon}. (Zo["o]l.) See {Sore falcon}, under {Sore}.
    
    
 
Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

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: <soar@cs.cmu.edu>.

["The SOAR Papers", P.S. Rosenbloom et al eds, MIT Press 1993].

2. Smalltalk On A RISC. A risc microprocessor designed by David Patterson's at Berekeley.

 

 

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