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synonyms for aloft

  • above
  • over
  • overhead
  • up
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  • below
  • under
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How to use aloft in a sentence

The long nights help temperatures near the ground cool significantly, but high pressure aloft often traps a warm layer just hundreds or thousands of feet off the ground.
PM UPDATE: GENERALLY PLEASANT WEATHER LASTS THROUGH FRIDAYIAN LIVINGSTONDECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Time will tell whether Tesla’s stock price can stay aloft or whether, somehow, this time is different.
WHY BETTING AGAINST TESLA WAS THE ‘WIDOW-MAKER TRADE OF 2020’AARON PRESSMANDECEMBER 9, 2020FORTUNE
On the morning of October 14, 1947, the X-1 was once again carried aloft by its B-29 mother ship.
CHUCK YEAGER HAS DIED AT 97, BUT THE LEGACY OF HIS RECORD-BREAKING FLIGHT LIVES ONROB VERGERDECEMBER 8, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The researchers attribute Phaethon’s dust production to the extreme heat, which breaks rocks on the asteroid’s surface and sends particles aloft.
DECEMBER’S STUNNING GEMINID METEOR SHOWER IS BORN FROM A HUMBLE ASTEROIDKEN CROSWELLDECEMBER 2, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Dried tilapia, the fish of choice for East Africa, held aloft in hope of a sale.
CRIME, CORONA, COPPER AND TROUBLE IN ZAMBIAEUGENE ROBINSONOCTOBER 30, 2020OZY
Their body mass-to-wing ratio was a bit too high for them to stay aloft to glide longer distances.
BAT-WINGED DINOSAURS WERE CLUMSY FLIERSCAROLYN GRAMLINGOCTOBER 22, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Unlike many aquatic birds, modern songbirds lose only a few feathers at a time, enabling them to stay aloft year-round for foraging or to escape predators.
THIS DINOSAUR MAY HAVE SHED ITS FEATHERS LIKE MODERN SONGBIRDSCAROLYN GRAMLINGJULY 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The color-bearer went down, but the flag was seized by Randolph Hamilton, and held aloft.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Holding the violin aloft, he cried exultingly: Henceforth thou art mine, though death and oblivion lurk ever near thee!
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
The child, whose eyes were open, was held aloft in triumph, and he stared at Haggard with a wondering gaze.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME II (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ALOFT

  • aloft
  • atop
  • beyond
  • high
  • on high
  • on top of
  • over
  • overhead
  • raised
  • superior
  • upon
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