the Spirit

noun

: God in the form of a spirit in Christianity : the Holy Spirit

Examples of the Spirit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web One with the Spirit through Him giv'n From yonder glorious throne. Jorie Nicole McDonald, Southern Living, 31 Jan. 2024 Now heading into its 35th year, the East Bay’s Share the Spirit is supported by individual, foundation and business contributions. Judith Prieve, The Mercury News, 28 Jan. 2024 Past recipients of the Spirit of Collaboration Award include Thomas Newman and Sam Mendes, Terence Blanchard and Spike Lee, Carter Burwell and the Coen Brothers and last year’s honorees Justin Hurwitz and Damien Chazelle. Beatrice Verhoeven, The Hollywood Reporter, 26 Jan. 2024 Feist made 53 total appearances during her time with the Spirit, which was plagued by injury. Daniel Sperry, Kansas City Star, 22 Jan. 2024 JetBlue would also revamp the Spirit jetliners’ interiors to comport with JetBlue’s seating arrangements. David Lyons, Sun Sentinel, 16 Jan. 2024 Geraghty has been involved in integration plans for the Spirit merger, Hayes said in the statement. Niha Masih, Washington Post, 9 Jan. 2024 In the wake of that defeat, JetBlue scrambled to salvage the Spirit deal by entering into deals with other airlines to sell Spirit operational assets in Boston, Greater New York and in Fort Lauderdale. David Lyons, Sun Sentinel, 16 Jan. 2024 This prize, in its 27th year, includes a $25,000 unrestricted grant funded by Bulleit Frontier Whiskey, which for the last several years has maintained a high-profile at the Spirit Awards. Chris Gardner, The Hollywood Reporter, 7 Jan. 2024 See More

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“The Spirit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20Spirit. Accessed 23 Feb. 2024.

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