That which is lifted up; an elevation.
- A large, usually unpartitioned floor over a factory, warehouse, or other commercial or industrial space.
- Such a floor converted into an apartment or artist's studio.
- An open space under a roof; an attic or garret.
- A gallery or balcony, as in a church.
- A hayloft.
- Sports The backward slant of the face of a golf club head, designed to drive the ball in a high arc.
- Sports A golf stroke that drives the ball in a high arc.
- Sports The upward course of a ball driven in a high arc.
- The thickness of a fabric or yarn.
- The thickness of an item, such as a down comforter, that is filled with compressible insulating material.
- To put, store, or keep in a loft.
- To propel in a high arc: lofted the ball into the outfield.
- Nautical To lay out a full-size drawing of (the parts of a ship's hull, for example).
- To propel something, especially a ball, in a high arc.
- To rise high into the air.