Meaning of “soul” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /səʊl/

B2 the part of a person that is not their body, which some people believe continues to exist after they die

MUSIC [ U ] also soul music, uk us

A2 popular music that expresses deep feelings, originally performed by African-Americans

PERSON [ C ] informal

B2 a person:

I didn't see a soul when I went out.
→ See also heart and soul

(Definition of “soul” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)