his/her/their/my/our spirits rise

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

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

Word by Word Definitions

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

  1. : objective case of she

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

  1. : muscle : muscle and

our play
  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

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

  2. : a supernatural being or essence: such as

  3. : holy spirit

  1. : to infuse with spirit

  2. : to carry off usually secretly or mysteriously

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

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

  3. : to return from death

  1. : a spot higher than surrounding ground : hilltop

  2. : an upward slope

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


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