good spirit


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Noun1.good spirit - a benevolent spirit
Ellas, Greece, Hellenic Republic - a republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil
guardian angel, guardian spirit - an angel believed to have special affection for a particular individual
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This good spirit was from God, and to him I offer thanksgiving and praise.
In good spirits and joyful, because this day hath come to an end
Frederica runs much in my thoughts, and when Reginald has recovered his usual good spirits (as I trust he soon will) we will try to rob him of his heart once more, and I am full of hopes of seeing their hands joined at no great distance.
At her age, and in her state of health, were good spirits compatible with such an errand to a physician as the errand on which she was bent?
It is no less worthy, to observe, how little alteration in good spirits, the approaches of death make; for they appear to be the same men, till the last instant.
Today he is cheerful and in good spirits, but that is the effect of your visit- he is not often like that.
Franklin came into my room, in high good spirits, and said, "Betteredge
said the cat, 'how can one be in good spirits when one's life is in danger?
Continual engagements at home and abroad, however, supplied all the deficiencies of nature and education; supported the good spirits of Sir John, and gave exercise to the good breeding of his wife.
Elton, in very good spirits, was one of the first to walk in.
He answered in an odd, confused way, that he had exercised his discretion to the best of his judgment and that (if I wished it), he would tell the old man to keep his good spirits under better control.
They returned, therefore, in good spirits to Longbourn, the village where they lived, and of which they were the principal inhabitants.