spirit

Denizione di  spirit - dizionario di inglese del sito grammaticainglese.org - definizione traduzione e spiegazione grammaticale



Definizione monolingua spirit


spirit


Verb

spirit (third-person singular simple present spirits, present participle spiriting, simple past and past participle spirited)


  1. To carry off, especially in haste, secrecy, or mystery.
    • 2009 February 8, Dave Kehr, “Buñuel at His Wildest, in Circulation Again”, New York Times:
      God does not make an appearance, but the Devil (Ms. Pinal) emphatically does: first in the guise of a schoolgirl who tries to lure Simon down with the sight of her shapely legs; then as a bearded but blatantly female Jesus carrying a lamb; and finally as a stylishly coiffed woman who succeeds in spiriting Simon off, by means of a jet, to a Manhattan discotheque — Buñuel’s persuasive idea of hell.
Noun

spirit (plural spirits)


  1. The undying essence of a human. The soul.
  2. A supernatural being, often but not exclusively without physical form; ghost, fairy, angel.
  3. enthusiasm
    School spirit is at an all-time high.
    • 2011 October 1, Phil Dawkes, “Sunderland 2 - 2 West Brom”, BBC Sport:
      The result may not quite give the Wearsiders a sweet ending to what has been a sour week, following allegations of sexual assault and drug possession against defender Titus Bramble, but it does at least demonstrate that their spirit remains strong in the face of adversity.
  4. The manner or style of something.
    In the spirit of forgiveness, we didnt press charges.
  5. (usually plural) A volatile liquid, such as alcohol. The plural form spirits is a generic term for distilled alcoholic beverages.
  6. Energy.


Definizione italiano>inglese spirit

spirito
  enthusiasm
  manner or style
  a supernatural being
  alcohol
  the soul of a person or other living being
  The undying essence of a human.
anima
alcol
alcool
alito
animo
aria
brio
coscienza
energia
essenza
fantasma
folletto
forza
mente
morale
respirazione
respiro
sostanza
spettro
temperamento
vigore

Altri significati:


Traduzione 'veloce'


spirito |anima |alcol |alcool |alito |animo |aria |brio |coscienza |energia |essenza |fantasma |folletto |forza |mente |morale |respirazione |respiro |sostanza |spettro |temperamento |vigore |


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