Got into the spirit of - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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get into the spirit (of something)
To show one's interest in enjoying a social event by dressing appropriately or participating in related activities. I specifically wore red and green to get into the spirt of Christmas. Come on, dance with us! Get into the spirit!
get/enter into the ˈspirit of something take part in an activity or event with enthusiasm: Every year he gets into the spirit of Christmas by decorating his whole house with coloured lights. ♢ The party went well because everyone entered into the spirit of things.
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The couple certainly got into the spirit of
the occasion and were seen sporting traditional dress, the Daily Mail reported.