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spirit

noun [U] (ENTHUSIASM)    /ˈspɪr.ɪt/ approving
enthusiasm , energy , or courage : The orchestra performed The Rite of Spring with great spirit. The torture failed to break the prisoner's spirit.Excitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
(Definition of spirit noun (ENTHUSIASM) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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