spirit translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "spirit" - English-Spanish dictionary

spirit

noun   /ˈspɪr·ɪt/
[no plural] the way people think and feel about something sentimiento 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 espíritu
in good, high, low, etc. spirits
feeling good, excited, unhappy, etc. animado, desanimado, etc. The whole class was in good spirits that day.
spirits [plural]
strong alcoholic drinks, such as whisky licor I don’t drink spirits.
(Definition of spirit from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

spirit

noun /ˈspirit/
a principle or emotion which makes someone act espíritu 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 espíritu 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 valor He acted with spirit.
spirited adjective
full of courage or liveliness animado, enérgico, vigoroso a spirited attack/description.
spiritedly adverb
con vigor
spirits noun plural
a person’s mood humor 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. licor
spiritual /-tʃul/ adjective
of one’s spirit or soul, or of one’s religious beliefs espiritual a spiritual leader.
spiritually adverb
espiritualmente spiritually enlightened.
spirit level noun
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)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “spirit” in Spanish

Luckily, no one was hurt. (Adverbs for starting sentences)
Luckily, no one was hurt. (Adverbs for starting sentences)
by ,
June 29, 2016
by Kate Woodford This week we’re looking at adverbs that we use to introduce sentences. We’ll begin with a set of adverbs that we use to show we are grateful for something that happened. Starting with a very common adverb, fortunately often introduces a sentence in which the speaker talks about a good thing that happened,

Read More 

Word of the Day

bae

someone you love; a boyfriend or girlfriend

Word of the Day

creeping obesity noun
creeping obesity noun
June 27, 2016
obesity which results from incremental weight gain over a number of years More than just a holiday glow: Experts reveal taking a vacation can actually save your LIFE (but there is still a risk of ‘creeping obesity’)

Read More