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Japanese translation of “spirit”

spirit

noun
 
/ˈspɪr·ɪt/
[no plural] the way people think and feel about something
精神, 気分
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
in good, high, low, etc. spirits feeling good, excited, unhappy, etc.
上機嫌で、意気揚々として、不機嫌で、等
The whole class was in good spirits that day.
spirits [plural] strong alcoholic drinks, such as whisky
蒸留酒(ウィスキーやブランデーのようにアルコール度の高い酒)
I don’t drink spirits.
(Definition of spirit from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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