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English translation of 'espíritu'

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espíritu

masculine noun
1.  (lo inmaterial) spirit
pobre de espíritu poor in spirit
levantar el espíritu de algn to raise sb’s spirits
en la letra y en el espíritu in the letter and in the spirit
2.  [de persona]
(mente) mind
con espíritu amplio with an open mind
de espíritu crítico of a critical turn of mind
edificar el espíritu de algn to improve sb’s mind
3.  (Religion) spirit
▪ idiom: dar or rendir el espíritu to give up the ghost
4.  (aparecido) spiritghost
5.  (alcohol) spirits pluralliquor

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Example Sentences Including 'espíritu'

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El adormecido espíritu vanguardista encuentra un buen cultivador en Hipólito G. Navarro.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
El afán de revancha es contrario al espíritu de las leyes: quien siembra viento recoge tempestades.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1994)
Es del todo injusto maltratar el cuerpo o el espíritu de alguien, incluso y aún más si ese alguien eres tú.
Elena Llanos López Cómo vivir bien en pareja
Pero, según el máximo responsable del salón, José Enrique Elvira, " éste no es solamente un certamen de exhibición, sino que posee un claro espíritu comercial ".
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)

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Extremely Common. espíritu is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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'espíritu' in Other Languages

British English: spirit /ˈspɪrɪt/ NOUN
Your spirit is the part of you that is not physical and that is connected with your deepest thoughts and feelings.
She is physically weak but her spirit is very strong.
  • American English: spirit
  • Arabic: رُوح
  • Brazilian Portuguese: espírito
  • Chinese: 精神
  • Croatian: duh
  • Czech: duševno
  • Danish: ånd
  • Dutch: geest karakter
  • European Spanish: espíritu
  • Finnish: henki
  • French: esprit cerveau
  • German: Geist Denken
  • Greek: πνεύμα
  • Italian: spirito
  • Japanese: 精神
  • Korean: 정신
  • Norwegian: ånd
  • Polish: duch dusza
  • European Portuguese: espírito
  • Romanian: spirit
  • Russian: душа
  • Latin American Spanish: espíritu
  • Swedish: ande andligt väsen
  • Thai: วิญญาณ
  • Turkish: ruh
  • Ukrainian: дух
  • Vietnamese: tinh thần

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Translation of espíritu from the Collins Spanish to English
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