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Spanish translation of “spirit”


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 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 a spirited attack/description. spiritedly adverb
con vigor
spirits noun plural a person’s mood 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.
nível de aire
(Definition of spirit from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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