For all your dictionary needs!
Header of aloft

Examples of Aloft


100 examples:

I saw a flock of birds flying aloft.

They marched to Santiago with their flag aloft.

The rockets... can be built so powerfully that they could be capable of carrying a man aloft.
(Hermann Oberth)

The morons are aloft again.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

Photographers' flashbulbs pop as the club scarf is held aloft.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Aloft Hotels now lets you order room service by texting with emojis.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The drones will fly at 65,000 feet or higher and stay aloft for days.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A frigatebird can stay aloft for two months by riding on air currents.
(The New York Times - Science, )

Aloft Hotels are letting guests control hotel room functions via Siri.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Scientist send X-ray detector aloft on a rocket to solve 50-year-old mystery.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The mystery of how flying snakes stay aloft may have been solved by scientists.
(BBC News - World News, )

Titan Aerospace makes drones which can stay aloft for extended periods of time.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Aloft hotel in California hires a 'Botlr,' the industry's first robotic butler.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Others posed proudly for the assembled photographers, holding their bounty aloft.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

But a report that someone else got aloft first has a third state entering the fray.
(The New York Times - Science, )

The space agency's 18.8-million-cubic-foot balloon remained aloft for over 46 days.
(CNET News - Politics and Law, )

Iran says new drone has a range of 1,250 miles and can stay aloft for up to 30 hours.
(USA Today - World, )

He duly eased ahead when Aloft made it nine in Friday’s finale, the Queen’s Vase.
(The Independent - Racing, )

Arsene Wenger raised a cheer from the crowd in Norway by lifting a Viking sword aloft.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Moxy, Canopy, Aloft and Tru are among the growing portfolio of Millennial-focused hotels.
(USA Today - Travel, )

The hybrid of blimp, helicopter and airplane is designed to stay aloft for days at a time.
(NBC News, )

If the test goes well, guests will see the new tech at Aloft, Element and W hotels by 2015.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Pope Francis has been pictured in Rome holding aloft the famous red and white striped shirt.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

There was a flash of white, then the flash of numerous cameras held aloft by startled onlookers.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Arms aloft and waving his finger, Michael Phelps left nobody in doubt just who was No. 1 Tuesday.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Aloft hotels in New York and California are letting guests open their rooms with a smartphone app.
(CNBC, )

The fans held aloft a banner which said: 'This ain't no Premier League - No to the English model'.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

It is 16 years since Venus Williams raised the Wimbledon ladies’ trophy aloft for the first time.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Standing in perfect first position, trophy held aloft, proud tears pricking at the backs of my eyes.
(The Independent - Health & Families, )

Jockey Ryan Moore secures a record-breaking ninth winner at Royal Ascot on Aloft in the Queen's Vase.
(BBC Sport, )

The Penguins’ Kris Letang holding the Stanley Cup aloft during a victory parade through Pittsburgh.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

He's used to holding trophies aloft on Sundays but all Tiger Woods is clutching at the moment is his back.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Computer simulations show that the bird's long slender wings helped it stay aloft despite its enormous size.
(Science Daily - News, )

Giovani dos Santos held his hands aloft and clapped as he walked off the field midway through the second half.
(Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

A new study suggests that the enigmatic frigate bird can stay aloft for weeks without even touching the ground.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Stuart Bingham says holding aloft the world championship trophy means more to him than the £300,000 prize money.
(BBC Sport, )

Three satellites to provide surveillance of objects orbiting the Earth are being sent aloft by the U.S. Air Force.
(UPI - Science News, )

"France got 99 problems -- But hijab ain't one," one poster held aloft by French student activists read Wednesday.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

When they went aloft in AirAsia’s flight QZ8501 early on Sunday morning, they were ordinary, unremarkable people.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

JACK GAUGHAN: Louis van Gaal can't have helped to notice the banners held aloft on Tuesday night. 'Time to go, Louis.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

When "Aloft" was shown at the Berlin International Film Festival last year, it was, apparently, a very different movie.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

The new MacBook Selfie Stick is designed to hold the Apple laptop aloft so that users can take selfies from the device.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The gorgeous pair headed out for dinner at NYL restaurant in Liverpool's Aloft hotel, where they enjoyed a good catch up.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

King Henry V's sword is borne aloft in Westminster Abbey as part of a commemoration of the 600th anniversary of Agincourt.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Harry Kewell was carried aloft on the shoulders of his team-mates despite his final professional match ending in defeat on Saturday.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The Aloft hotel in Cupertino, Calif., will begin testing a robot designed to shuttle items from the hotel lobby desk to guest rooms.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Teemu Selanne and Jean-Sebastien Giguere skated to center ice under a spotlight on the darkened rink, their clasped hands held aloft.
(The New York Times - Hockey, )

Within minutes of Andy Murray holding the Wimbledon trophy aloft back in July there was talk of a knighthood to add to his OBE honour.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A hulking steel statue of a victorious female warrior bearing aloft sword and shield looms in dour majesty over the Ukrainian capital.
(Fox News - World, )

The only surviving member of his last government, Peter Carington, remembers him as Olympian and aloft from lesser MPs, but always a democrat.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Using only the power of the sun's rays, the souped up lightweight aircraft climbs to nearly 6,000 feet and stays aloft for more than two hours.
(CNET News, )

Jamal Crawford skipped gleefully across the court, DeAndre Jordan dabbed his teammates' hands and J.J. Redick held one finger aloft in triumph.
(Los Angeles Times - All The Rage, )

In “Ascension,” it’s 2014 on Earth, but aboard a spacecraft, it’s as if “Mad Men” had been sealed in a giant tin can and shot aloft.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

British Formula One fans will hope to see home favourite Lewis Hamilton on the podium at Silverstone tomorrow holding the winner’s trophy aloft.
(The Independent - Motor Racing, )

Brian Reid, head keeper at Blair Drummond Safari Park near Stirling, holds aloft their latest addition for her first weigh-in, one month old Karis.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Masked prisoners on the roof tied the hands of other inmates behind their backs, beat them and held them aloft from the roof’s edge by their feet.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The 302-foot-long "Airlander 10" is filled with 1.3 million cubic feet of helium, can reach an altitude of up to 16,000 feet and stay aloft five days.
(NBC News Science, )

Commanding spectacular views of the Bay of Canyamel, the adult-only, five-star Can Simoneta boutique hotel enjoys a dramatic position aloft high cliffs.
(The Telegraph - Travel, )

Holding aloft a piece of the bus in which 13 were killed by a rocket, Petro Poroshenko delivered an emotional address at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

European planemaker Airbus sent the wide-body A350-XWB jet aloft on its first flight Friday with a crowd on hand and an Internet audience, the company said.
(UPI - Business News, )

A pair of brown leather cowboy boots were pulled out from under the clear plastic tarps protecting the Indians' lockers and held aloft to cheers and laughter.
(John Chidley-Hill in CBC Sports, )

Aloft Hotels announced the appointment of its first robotic butler named A.L.O. This cyber associate will be accomplishing both front and back of house duties.
(Tech Times - Future Tech, )

The 2015 meeting will forever remembered as Ryan Ascot after Aloft's half-length victory in the concluding Queen's Vase on Friday before jetting off to Newmarket.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The scheme is being launched by Starwood Hotels and Resorts and will be trialled at Aloft Hotels in Manhattan and Silicon Valley before being rolled out worldwide.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The video shows the Unite banner being held aloft as the 2,000-strong group made their way from the ‘Jungle’ camp outside Calais into the town’s main square.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Organizers of the Rise Lantern Festival north of Las Vegas encourage people to share “a prayer, a dream or a resolution” before sending their lanterns aloft...
(Los Angeles Times - Travel & Deal Blog, )

Britain's greatest living Shakespearean actor is being held aloft by a gaggle of half-naked, ultra-fit young men, muscles bursting through tight Lycra rowing slips.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

When guests arrive at the Aloft hotel in downtown Asheville, North Carolina, they are greeted at the check-in desk by an adorable dog wearing an ‘Adopt Me’ vest.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

In the Philippines, placards were held aloft which accused the West of remaining silent over the deaths of Muslims and that said: 'You are Charlie, I love Mohammed'.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The journey began with Jonathan Toews organizing informal workouts while the NHL lockout raged on and ended with the Blackhawks captain holding the Stanley Cup aloft.
(Chris Kuc in Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

Longer flight times caused by changes to the jet stream could keep airliners aloft longer, resulting in more exhaust emissions of CO2 per flight, researchers suggest.
(Tech Times - Science, )

MIKE DICKSON: Exactly 24 hours after he held aloft the giant Aegon Championships trophy at Queen’s, Andy Murray swings in through the gates of his local sports club.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Amran Hussain, 29, (centre) who stood for North East Hampshire in the recent election, was pictured holding his selfie stick aloft at Marhaba beach in Sousse, Tunisia.
(Daily Mail - News, )

An Australian newspaper on Monday published a photograph of a child it said was the son of an Australian convicted terrorist holding aloft the severed head of a Syrian soldier.
(Fox News - World, )

An Australian newspaper on Monday published a photograph of a child it said was the son of an Australian convicted terrorist holding aloft the severed head of a Syrian solider.
(Fox News - World, )

A company contracted by NASA to deliver supplies to the International Space Station successfully launched a rocket on Sunday in a test of its ability to send a cargo ship aloft.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

The first Copper River king salmon of the season -- a 40-pound specimen -- was hoisted aloft Friday morning as the annual first shipment of the prized salmon arrived in Seattle.
(Amy Hubbard in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

JACK GAUGHAN AT GRIFFIN PARK: Fernando Amorebieta slammed a 93rd-minute volley home in front of Middlesbrough's travelling supporters, and, arms aloft, they weren't to be moved.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Almost a quarter of a century ago, Kevin Costner held his Oscar statuettes aloft, triumphant after winning Best Picture and Best Director for his epic Western, Dances with Wolves.
(The Independent - People, )

Since it launched the balloons on a test flight from New Zealand two years ago, Google has made huge strides in the project proving that it can keep its balloons aloft for months.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

MATT LAWTON AT THE STADIUM OF LIGHT: Too old to slide along the touchline on his knees, Paolo Di Canio-style, Sam Allardyce simply held an arm aloft when his side secured victory.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

He machined parts for the Rolls-Royce engines that kept Hurricane and Spitfire squadrons aloft in an increasingly desperate battle for strategic control of the skies over Britain.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW BY SAM PETERS: When England captain Dylan Hartley lifted the Six Nations trophy aloft in Paris, Henry Slade was upstairs at home in Exeter tidying his bedroom.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Waving the Turkish national flag, demonstrators held aloft pictures of Erdogan and placards reading 'For Democracy, Against Putsch' after a failed military coup earlier this month.
(Daily Mail - News, )

JONATHAN McEVOY IN ABU DHABI: Lewis Hamilton waved the Union Flag aloft after winning his second Formula One World Championship, saying ‘This is the greatest moment of my life’.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Army Special Forces are testing the tiny 'black hornet' drones, which are small enough to fit onto a utility belt, and can fly about a kilometer and stay aloft more than 25 minutes.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

On its Facebook page, the Russian embassy in Canberra posted this tongue-in-cheek comment, expressing its mock concern for the creature held aloft by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Marseille's angry fans staged a protest during their side's -0 draw with Bordeaux and clashed with police - they also played the Benny Hill theme tune and held aloft images of goats.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The Crowne Plaza San Jose-Silicon Valley hotel in the U.S. and the Aloft Hotels brand of Starwood Hotels are both utilising androids in the hospitality sector, both created by Savioke.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

At her biannual fashion shows, staged in New York, iPhones snap immediately aloft when she emerges to take her bow, generally dressed in a reflection of the clothes she has just presented.
(The Independent - Fashion, )

The sight of John Terry lifting the Capital One Cup trophy aloft will spur Harry Kane on, although the Tottenham striker admitted that defeat on Sunday was 'the worst feeling in the world'.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Not long after the European Cup was won for a fifth time, a picture of him hoisting the famous trophy aloft was designed by some diligent fan but, of late, there has been nothing for the captain.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Crying babies were held aloft by Sumo wrestlers to see who could sob for the longest during the 400-year-old Naki Zumo festival in Japan, which parents pay up to £70 for their children to enter.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

The first sign there was a problem with Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo came at about 45,000 feet, just two minutes after the spaceplane separated from the jet-powered aircraft that carried it aloft.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A team of NASA and University of Wyoming scientists has ventured into the Australian bush to send a series of balloons aloft to make measurements of a volcanic plume originating from neighboring Indonesia.
(Science Daily - News, )

Paul Blake raised his arms aloft after finally adding a Paralympic gold to his personal medal count and taking the British team tally to 50, their best haul for 28 years with further glory certain to follow.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The technique involves lining a plastic bottle with microscopic y-shaped structures that cradle the droplets of soap aloft above tiny air pockets, so that the soap never actually touches the inside of the bottle.
(Science Daily - News, )

Andy Murray became the first player to hold aloft the super-sized Queen's Club trophy for a fifth time after he beat big-serving Canadian Milos Raonic -7(5) -4 -3 in the final of the Aegon Championships on Sunday.
(The New York Times - Tennis, )

Three months after the flight of the solar observatory Sunrise -- carried aloft by a NASA scientific balloon in early June 2013 -- scientists have presented unique insights into a layer on the sun called the chromosphere.
(Science Daily - News, )

With a solitary point enough to end all the arguments, against West Ham at The Etihad Stadium, Vincent Kompany will surely hold aloft the Barclays Premier League trophy at the close of business for another season this Sunday afternoon.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Other examples

Don't miss the pronunciation examples of Aloft to learn how to say it correctly!

Share this page


Go to the thesaurus of Aloft to find many related words and phrases!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary