be the soul of (something)(redirected from are the soul of)
be the soul of (something)
To be the embodiment of a particular trait. My mom is just the soul of kindness—she's always willing to help anyone in need. He think he's the soul of wit, but he couldn't be more unfunny.
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be the soul of somethingbe a perfect example of a good quality: She’s the soul of discretion.
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