soar

Definitions:

To fly aloft; to rise high; to mount; to tower in imagination; to rise in ambition or heroism; to rise aloft.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (verb, noun) (v. & n.) (verb, noun)
To mount up on the wing; to fly aloft; to rise high in thought or imagination; to be sublime, as the poet or orator.
- Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874. (verb) (v.) (verb)
A towering flight.
- Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914. (noun) (n.) (noun)
To mount into the air: to fly aloft: to rise to a height.
- The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899. (verb) (v. i.) (verb intransitive)
To mount on the wing; rise to a height.
- The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894. (verb) (v. i.) (verb intransitive)
To fly high in the air, as a bird; mount upwards with wings; rise high in thought.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (verb) (v. i.) (verb intransitive)
A lofty flight.
- The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919. (noun) (n.) (noun)

Usage examples:

And so, if thou wert wedded to one worthy of thee, in his ambition thou wouldst soar and dare?
- The Last Of The Barons, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
I think I soar a little higher," said Tregear.
- The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
" I soar I am drawn up like the lark To its white cloud- so high my mark, Albeit my wing is small and dark.
- The Poetical Works of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Vol. I by Elizabeth Barrett Browning