someone's spirits soar

Definition of someone's spirits soar

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

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  some person :  somebody

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

  1. :  to fly aloft or about

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

    :  to fly without engine power and without loss of altitude

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

    :  the act of soaring :  upward flight

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a trip made at another's expense

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