spirit englannista suomeksi
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The soul of a person or other creature. What moves through experience into self-definition as souls purpose.
(quote-book) a triumph of the spirit over the flesh.
''A wandering spirit haunts the island.''
- Whilst young, preserve his tender mind from all impressions and notions of spirits and goblins(..) in the dark.
(quote-song)|artist=(w)|title=With a Spirit|album=009 Sound System|year=2009|note=track 10|text=Walk slowly with a spirit by your side.
The manner or style of something.
(RQ:Churchill Celebrity). And at last I began to realize in my harassed soul that all elusion was futile, and to take such holidays as I could get, when he was off with a girl, in a spirit of thankfulness.
(RQ:Pope Essay on Criticism)
A volatile liquid, such as alcohol. The plural form (m) is a generic term for distilled alcoholic beverages.
1655, (w), ''The Church History of Britain''
- "Write it then, quickly," replied Bede; and summoning all his spirits together, like the last blaze of a candle going out, he indited it, and expired.
One who is vivacious or lively; one who evinces great activity or peculiar characteristics of mind or temper.
''a ruling spirit; a schismatic spirit''
1697, (w), ''Aeneid''
- Such spirits as he desired to please, such would I choose for my judges.
(senseid) Temper or disposition of mind; mental condition or disposition; intellectual or moral state.
''to be cheerful, or in good spirits; to be down-hearted, or in bad spirits''
1667, (w), ''Sermon VII''
- God has (..) made a spirit of building succeed a spirit of pulling down.
Air set in motion by breathing; breath; hence, sometimes, life itself.
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)
1640, (w), ''The English Grammar''
- Be it a letter or spirit, we have great use of it.
Intent; real meaning; opposed to the letter, or formal statement.
''the spirit of an enterprise, or of a document''
- the foure spirites and the bodyes seven
1835, (w), ''Pencillings by the Way'':
- I felt as if I had been spirited into some castle of felicity.
the soul of a person or other creature. What moves through experience into self-definition as souls purpose.
a supernatural being, often but not exclusively without physical form; ghost, fairy, angel.
enthusiasm, energy; ardour.
spirit (physical form of God)