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espiritu [is.pi.ri.tu.] : spirit (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: espritu: spirit ]
Synonyms: diwa
Related words: kalag; maligno

Derivatives of espiritu


Glosses:
spirit
n. (person)1. spiritthe vital principle or animating force within living things.
~ soul, psychethe immaterial part of a person; the actuating cause of an individual life.
~ life principle, vital principlea hypothetical force to which the functions and qualities peculiar to living things are sometimes ascribed.
n. (state)2. feel, feeling, flavor, flavour, look, smell, spirit, tonethe 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"
~ ambiance, ambience, atmospherea particular environment or surrounding influence.; "there was an atmosphere of excitement"
~ hollywooda flashy vulgar tone or atmosphere believed to be characteristic of the American film industry.; "some people in publishing think of theirs as a glamorous medium so they copy the glitter of Hollywood"
~ zeitgeistthe spirit of the time; the spirit characteristic of an age or generation.
n. (attribute)3. spirita fundamental emotional and activating principle determining one's character.
~ character, fibre, fiberthe inherent complex of attributes that determines a persons moral and ethical actions and reactions.; "education has for its object the formation of character"
~ braveness, bravery, courage, courageousnessa quality of spirit that enables you to face danger or pain without showing fear.
~ cowardice, cowardlinessthe trait of lacking courage.
n. (person)4. disembodied spirit, spiritany incorporeal supernatural being that can become visible (or audible) to human beings.
~ spiritual being, supernatural beingan incorporeal being believed to have powers to affect the course of human events.
~ controla spiritual agency that is assumed to assist the medium during a seance.
~ evil spirita spirit tending to cause harm.
~ banshee, banshie(Irish folklore) a female spirit who wails to warn of impending death.
~ djinn, djinni, djinny, genie, jinnee, jinni(Islam) an invisible spirit mentioned in the Koran and believed by Muslims to inhabit the earth and influence mankind by appearing in the form of humans or animals.
~ familiar spirit, familiara spirit (usually in animal form) that acts as an assistant to a witch or wizard.
~ peri(Persian folklore) a supernatural being descended from fallen angels and excluded from paradise until penance is done.
~ apparition, fantasm, phantasm, phantasma, phantom, spectre, spectera ghostly appearing figure.; "we were unprepared for the apparition that confronted us"
~ presencean invisible spiritual being felt to be nearby.
~ kachinaa deified spirit of the Pueblo people.
~ numena spirit believed to inhabit an object or preside over a place (especially in ancient Roman religion).
~ pythona soothsaying spirit or a person who is possessed by such a spirit.
~ silvan, sylvana spirit that lives in or frequents the woods.
~ thunderbird(mythology) the spirit of thunder and lightning believed by some Native Americans to take the shape of a great bird.
~ zombi, zombi spirit, zombie spirit, zombie(voodooism) a spirit or supernatural force that reanimates a dead body.
n. (state)5. emotional state, spiritthe 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"
~ emotionany strong feeling.
~ embarrassmentthe state of being embarrassed (usually by some financial inadequacy).; "he is currently suffering financial embarrassments"
~ ecstasy, exaltation, rapture, raptus, transporta state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion.; "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"
~ gratification, satisfactionstate of being gratified or satisfied.; "dull repetitious work gives no gratification"; "to my immense gratification he arrived on time"
~ happiness, felicitystate of well-being characterized by emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy.
~ statea state of depression or agitation.; "he was in such a state you just couldn't reason with him"
~ unhappinessstate characterized by emotions ranging from mild discontentment to deep grief.
n. (communication)6. intent, purport, spiritthe intended meaning of a communication.
~ meaning, signification, import, significancethe message that is intended or expressed or signified.; "what is the meaning of this sentence"; "the significance of a red traffic light"; "the signification of Chinese characters"; "the import of his announcement was ambiguous"
n. (attribute)7. life, liveliness, spirit, sprightlinessanimation and energy in action or expression.; "it was a heavy play and the actors tried in vain to give life to it"
~ brio, invigoration, spiritedness, vivification, animationquality of being active or spirited or alive and vigorous.
~ pertnessquality of being lively and confident.; "there was a pertness about her that attracted him"
~ airiness, delicacylightness in movement or manner.
~ alacrity, briskness, smartnessliveliness and eagerness.; "he accepted with alacrity"; "the smartness of the pace soon exhausted him"
~ vim, muscularity, vigor, vigour, energyan imaginative lively style (especially style of writing).; "his writing conveys great energy"; "a remarkable muscularity of style"
~ elanenthusiastic and assured vigor and liveliness.; "a performance of great elan and sophistication"
~ espritliveliness of mind or spirit.
~ breeziness, jauntinessa breezy liveliness.; "a delightful breeziness of manner"
~ irrepressibility, buoyancyirrepressible liveliness and good spirit.; "I admired his buoyancy and persistent good humor"
~ high-spiritednessexuberant liveliness.
~ ebullience, enthusiasm, exuberanceoverflowing with eager enjoyment or approval.
~ pep, peppiness, gingerliveliness and energy.; "this tonic is guaranteed to give you more pep"
n. (attribute)8. heart, spiritan inclination or tendency of a certain kind.; "he had a change of heart"
~ disposition, temperamentyour usual mood.; "he has a happy disposition"
v. (change)9. inspirit, spirit, spirit upinfuse with spirit.; "The company spirited him up"
~ liven, liven up, enliven, animate, invigoratemake lively.; "let's liven up this room a bit"