lift (one's) spirits

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lift (one's) spirits

To make one feel happier or more carefree. The purpose of this charity is to lift children's spirits this holiday season. I love my roommate. No matter what mood I'm in, he is always able to lift my spirits.
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The tourists' dirt-trackers recorded a first victory in three outings to lift spirits heading into Saturday's first Test against New Zealand.
He's certainly a guy who can lift spirits so he's perfect to bring the good times back to Caley.
President Rafael Correa tried to lift spirits by saying the country will overcome "these very difficult moments" but also predicted a "considerable" rise in the death toll.
A creative, sprightly, and original album, sure to lift spirits and spread cheer, Plucky Strum is enthusiastically recommended.
Blues lift spirits EVERTON ambassadors Graeme Sharp and Ian Snodin have been in Thailand this week.
The heavy turnout, its highest in years, helped lift spirits in Bethlehem as leaders expressed hope that the coming year would finally bring the Palestinians an independent state of their own.
Music is a great way to bring people together, lift spirits and meet new people and these events will provide a vital opportunity for older residents to get expert information from Bupa Care Services and us.
Tulsi is known as Holy Basil for its ability to lift spirits.
However, the fact that they saved face after falling five points behind early on should lift spirits.
This wonderful garden will certainly help to lift spirits for many young people over many years to come, and I congratulate the children of Howell's School for their imaginative and creative designs.
And her presence certainly seemed to lift spirits, leading some to compare her to wartime heroine Vera Lynn, famous for performing for soldiers during the Second World War.
They would also need adequate cooking skills to provide varied, tasty menus that lift spirits and ward off boredom.
Children are encouraged to sing and dance along with the infectiously catchy music, sure to lift spirits and widen smiles.
The 35-year-old spent a three-week stint with Glamorgan last summer when he helped lift spirits, performances and results - and Maynard is looking for a repeat.
A NEW Coventry-based chamber choir is hoping to lift spirits at a city centre church facing huge repair bills.