Bedeutung von “spirit” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /ˈspɪr·ɪt/

the way people think and feel about something:

a spirit of optimism
Everyone got into the spirit of the celebration (= they all celebrated).

the part of a person that is not his or her body, which some people believe continues to exist after they die

in good, high, low, etc. spirits

feeling good, excited, unhappy, etc.:

The whole class was in good spirits that day.

(Definition von “spirit” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)