loft loft  /ˈlɔft/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) floor consisting of a large unpartitioned space over a factory or warehouse or other commercial space
  2. (n) floor consisting of open space at the top of a house just below roof; often used for storage
  3. (n) (golf) the backward slant on the head of some golf clubs that is designed to drive the ball high in the air
  4. (n) a raised shelter in which pigeons are kept
  5. (v) store in a loft
  6. (v) propel through the air
  7. (v) kick or strike high in the air
  8. (v) lay out a full-scale working drawing of the lines of a vessel's hull

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Friends, former colleagues, his children and publishers saw the possibility of a new book in the surviving prints and contact sheets that had remained in his loft.
  2. He was at his loft apartment around 5 p.
  3. At one point we sighted a loft.

News

  1. Downtown bar to close, will be converted into "fast casual" eatery

    BLOOMINGTON — The Loft above Station 220 restaurant will close to the public Saturday as remodeling begins for a new-style restaurant downtown.
    on June 28, 2013     Source: The Pantagraph

  2. Zoners stick pin in plan to put apartments in abandoned sewing factory

    A million-dollar plan to reclaim a blighted former sewing factory in Bethlehem by turning it into urban loft-style apartments didn't make the cut with officials or neighbors of the property Wednesday night. The Bethlehem Zoning Hearing Board voted 5-0 to reject developer Garrett Benner's request for relief from lot size and parking requirements needed to turn the dilapidated three-story building ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey

  3. Some Grand Rapids schools summer program sites still have openings

    The LOOP/Loft summer program, which kicked off June 17 and runs through July 25, is Monday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: The Grand Rapids Press

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Quotes

  1. "As we all know, loft is your friend," Woods said. "And the reason why you hit a three-wood straighter is obviously because it's got more loft. That helps. My release has changed over the years and I just need a little bit more loft now."
    on Jun 17, 2009 By: Tiger Wood Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "I'm trying new grips, trying to get my posture up, changing the lie and loft, everything I could possibly try, and nothing feels right," said Daly, who spent nearly three hours on the practice green Monday. "It's just a matter of keep...
    on Dec 1, 2008 By: John Daly Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "By participating in the LOFT partnership with Goodwill, people are making an investment in their communities," said Jim Gibbons, President and CEO of Goodwill Industries International. "Each pant donation at LOFT stores nationwide will...
    on Feb 19, 2009 By: Jim Gibbons Source: MSNBC

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