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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)
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