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Definition of 'aloft'


  1. at or on or to the masthead or upper rigging of a ship; "climbed aloft to unfurl the sail"
  2. upward; "the good news sent her spirits aloft"
  3. at or to great height; high up in or into the air; "eagles were soaring aloft"; "dust is whirled aloft"
  4. in the higher atmosphere above the earth; "weather conditions aloft are fine"

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