Die Übersetzung von "spirit" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /ˈspirit/

a principle or emotion which makes someone act

The spirit of kindness seems to be lacking in the world nowadays.

a person’s mind, will, personality etc thought of as distinct from the body, or as remaining alive eg as a ghost when the body dies

esprit; (adj.) des esprits
Our great leader may be dead, but his spirit still lives on
(also adjective) the spirit world
Evil spirits have taken possession of him.

liveliness; courage

He acted with spirit.
spirited adjective

full of courage or liveliness

fougueux; plein de verve
a spirited attack/description.
spiritedly adverb

avec verve
spirits noun plural

a person’s mood

humeur; moral
He’s in good/high/low spirits (= He’s happy / very cheerful / depressed)
This news may raise his spirits.

strong alcoholic drink, eg whisky, gin, vodka etc.

spiritual /-tʃul/ adjective

of one’s spirit or soul, or of one’s religious beliefs

a spiritual leader.
spiritually adverb

spirit level

a tool consisting of a bar containing a glass tube of liquid, for testing whether a surface is level.

niveau à bulle

(Die Übersetzung von "spirit" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)