someone's spirits soar

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of someone's spirits soar

used to say someone becomes very happy and excited
  • Her spirits soared when she heard the news.

Word by Word Definitions

someone play
  1. : some person : somebody

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

soar play
  1. : to fly aloft or about

  2. : to sail or hover in the air often at a great height : glide

  3. : to fly without engine power and without loss of altitude

  1. : the range, distance, or height attained in soaring

  2. : the act of soaring : upward flight


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