his/her/their/my/our spirits rise

Definition of his/her/their/my/our spirits rise

  1. —used to say that a person feels happier His spirits rose when he heard the good news.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of or relating to her or herself especially as possessor, agent, or object of an action — compare 1she

  1. : objective case ofshe

  1. : heraldry

  1. :  of or relating to me or myself especially as possessor, agent, object of an action, or familiar person

  1. : million years

  1. :  of or relating to us or ourselves or ourself especially as possessors or possessor, agents or agent, or objects or object of an action

spiritplay spirits
  1. :  an animating or vital principle held to give life to physical organisms

    :  a supernatural being or essence: such as

    :  holy spirit

  1. :  to infuse with spirit

    :  animate

    :  to carry off usually secretly or mysteriously

riseplay
  1. :  to assume an upright position especially from lying, kneeling, or sitting

    :  to get up from sleep or from one's bed

    :  to return from death

  1. :  a spot higher than surrounding ground :  hilltop

    :  an upward slope

    :  an act of rising or a state of being risen: such as


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