Part of speech: adverb

In or to a high or higher place; on high; high up.

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Usage examples "aloft":

  1. " No, my lad; let us hope his soul is gone aloft, but his body is lost. - "Little Miss Joy", Emma Marshall.
  2. If there had been anything aloft out of the way, I could say to him, 'Mr. S., just jump up there, will you, and see what is the matter? - "From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life", Captain A. T. Mahan.
  3. He tossed his arms aloft. - "The Just and the Unjust", Vaughan Kester.