raise (one's) spirits

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raise (one's) spirits

To make one feel happier or more carefree. The purpose of this charity is to raise children's spirits this holiday season. I love my roommate. No matter what mood I'm in, he is always able to raise my spirits.
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raise somebody’s ˈspirits

make somebody happier: Good weather always raises her spirits.
See also: raise, spirit
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Olivier Giroud | A disappointing end to the Bank Holiday weekend and a complete wash-out for the one-day cricket match against India has done nothing to raise my spirits.
It really does raise my spirits to stand in The Sage and look out over the river towards Newcastle.
Whenever I feel depressed, I'm going to call Mathew to raise my spirits,'' she said.