French translation of 'soar'
1. (= fly up) [bird, missile] monter ⧫ monter en flèche
2. (= increase) [price, production] grimper en flèche
soaring prices prix qui grimpent en flèche
to soar from sth to sth [total] grimper de qch à qch
3. (= rise high in the air) [tree, building] s’élancer vers le ciel
Great trees soared above us. De grands arbres s’élançaient au-dessus de nos têtes.
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Any such move would be likely to send the share price soaring.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Scholarships are becoming increasingly important as the cost of university soars and students borrow more.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The soaring cost of food has also made making ends meet incredibly difficult.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Death is an electric shock which our heart receives; the freed soul soars upwards on the wings of electricity.Andersen's Fairy Tales (1874)
And my panicky heart soared just as fast.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Sales soared and losses were astronomical.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The birds soar and glide alone.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The heart soars and time flies.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Profits are soaring again after a golden period for backers.The Sun (2009)
The idea that she might love me had me soaring like a bird in the sky.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
As the ice melts, the trickle down their body will send temperatures soaring.The Sun (2016)
It's enough to make the heart soar.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
On a monthly basis they were 1.1 per cent higher as the imbalance between the chronic lack of homes for sale and soaring demand continued to intensify.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
One Briton and the pilot survived the disaster by jumping before the balloon had soared too high.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The heavy rain follows months of drought and soaring temperatures which helped trigger thousands of wildfires.The Sun (2012)
The plan would mean those in the most expensive properties would see their bills soar.The Sun (2012)
The speeding car flew 150ft through the air and soared over a path before hitting the ground.The Sun (2010)
The tragedy came after the demolition firm had boasted of its safety work amid soaring profits.The Sun (2016)
Welfare bills will soar if unemployment rises.The Sun (2008)
But because of the soaring share price, the yield is still an unexciting 2.3 per cent.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They positively soared through the air with feet outstretched in front of them.Beat Stress (1992)
Though you soar like an eagle, he brings you down.Christianity Today (2000)
As the average world temperatures begin to soar, victims will collapse on the march north.The Crisis of Life on Earth - our legacy from the second millenium (1990)
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British English: soar VERB
If the amount, value, level, or volume of something soars, it quickly increases by a great deal.
Insurance claims are expected to soar.
Translation of soar from the Collins English to French Dictionary