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verb [intransitive] soar pronunciation in British English /sɔː(r)/
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present tense
present participlesoaring
past tensesoared
past participlesoared
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  1. 2
    to fly high in the sky
    An eagle was soaring overhead.
    1. a.
      to rise quickly into the air
      The little plane suddenly soared upwards.
  2. 3
    to be very tall and impressive
    Skyscrapers soar above the city streets.

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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