Translation of "spirit" - English-Spanish dictionary

spirit

noun uk /ˈspɪr·ɪt/ us /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.

(Translation 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

(Translation of “spirit” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)