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Spirit

Definition

[n] a fundamental emotional and activating principle determining one's character
[n] an inclination or tendency of a certain kind; "he had a change of heart"
[n] animation and energy in action or expression; "it was a heavy play and the actors tried in vain to give life to it"
[n] the intended meaning of a communication
[n] any incorporeal supernatural being that can become visible (or audible) to human beings
[n] the vital principle or animating force within living things
[n] the state of a person's emotions (especially with regard to pleasure or dejection); "his emotional state depended on her opinion"; "he was in good spirits"; "his spirit rose"
[n] the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people; "the feel of the city excited him"; "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"; "it had the smell of treason"
[v] infuse with spirit; "The company spirited him up"

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