spirit - Definition in the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Italian translation of “spirit”

See all translations

spirit

noun
 
/ˈspɪr·ɪt/
[no plural] the way people think and feel about something
spirito
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 death
spirito
in good, high, low, etc. spirits feeling good, excited, unhappy, etc.
di buono/cattivo umore, su/giù di corda
The whole class was in good spirits that day.
spirits [plural] strong alcoholic drinks, such as whisky
liquori, superalcolici
I don’t drink spirits.
(Definition of spirit from the Cambridge English-Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “spirit” in Italian

Definitions of “spirit” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

a game in hand

if a sports team has a game in hand over other teams in a competition, it still has another game to play in which it can gain points

Word of the Day

What’s All The Commotion About? (Words to describe sounds)

by Kate Woodford,
May 20, 2015
​​​ In this post we look at a range of words and phrases that we use to describe noise and the absence of noise. Starting with complete quiet, we sometimes use the noun hush to describe silence: A hush fell over the room as the bride walked in./There was a deathly hush (=complete

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More