Meaning of “as, if, when, etc. the spirit moves sb” in the English Dictionary

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"as, if, when, etc. the spirit moves sb" in British English

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as, if, when, etc. the spirit moves sb

taking action only when you feel is the right time, not following a plan:

It's impossible to predict what he'll do - he just acts when the spirit moves him.

(Definition of “as, if, when, etc. the spirit moves sb” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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