What does the word soar mean?

Usage examples for soar

  1. But he continued to painfully soar For something less than a century more; Until at last he had fairly begun The wars of eighteen- sixty- one; And never rested till 'neath the tree That shadowed the glory of Robert Lee. – Farm Ballads by Will Carleton
  2. Upon such soiled and draggled wings can he ever soar again? – Robert Browning by Edward Dowden
  3. " I'll stand the chest behind it," said Soar; " between the door and the wall, so that only one can enter at a time." – The Quest of the Sacred Slipper by Sax Rohmer