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espíritu

spirit

noun

espíritu
masculine noun
1. spirit (mente, alma) ; soul (religion)
  • espíritu Santo -> Holy Ghost
2. ghost (fantasma)
3. spirit (actitud)
  • tener espíritu de contradicción -> to be contrary
  • espíritu deportivo -> sporting spirit
  • espíritu de equipo -> team spirit
  • espíritu de venganza -> desire for vengeance
4. spirit (carácter)
  • el espíritu de la época -> the spirit of the age
5. (ánimo)
  • levantar el espíritu a alguien -> to lift o raise somebody's spirits

espíritu [es-pee’-re-too]
noun
1. Spirit, an immaterial substance. (m)
2. Soul of man. (m)
3. Genius, vigor of mind; power of mind, moral or intellectual. (m)
4. Spirit, ardor, courage, life, manhood. (m)
5. That which gives vigor or cheerfulness to the mind or body. (m)
6. Inclination, turn of mind (talento). (m)
7. Spirit, inflammable liquor, raised by distillation (alcohol). (m)
8. True sense or meaning. (m)
  • EI Espíritu Santo -> the Holy Ghost
  • Espíritu maligno -> the devil
  • Dar el espíritu -> to give up the ghost, to die
  • Cobrar espíritu -> to take courage
  • Espíritus -> 1. Spirits, demons, hobgoblins. 2. Spirits, ether.
  • Pobre de espíritu -> poor in spirit
  • Con espíritu amplio -> with an open mind

espíritu
1 (lo inmaterial) spirit
pobre de espíritu poor in spirit; levantar el espíritu de algn to raise sb's spirits; en la letra y en el espíritu in the letter and in the spirit
espíritu de cuerpo esprit de corps
espíritu de equipo team spirit
espíritu de lucha fighting spirit
espíritu guerrero fighting spirit
2 [de persona] (mente) mind
con espíritu amplio with an open mind; de espíritu crítico of a critical turn of mind; edificar el espíritu de algn to improve sb's mind
3 (Religión) spirit
dar o rendir el espíritu to give up the ghost
Espíritu Santo Holy Ghost; Holy Spirit
4 (aparecido) spirit; ghost
espíritu maligno evil spirit
5 (alcohol) spirits
plural
; (p)
liquor
espíritu de vino spirits of wine
plural
; (p)

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