Meaning of aloft
Pronunciation: (u-lôft', u-loft'), [key]
- high up; far above the ground.
- on the masts; in the rigging; overhead.
- (on a square-rigged sailing ship) in the upper rigging, specifically, on or above the lower yards (opposed to alow).
- in or into the air.
- on or at the top of: flags flying aloft the castle.
- aloft (Thesaurus)