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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Derby, who has 54 years experience in the sport, is 89 now but struggling with illness and freinds are hoping a tribute night will help lift his spirits.
He is a huge rugby fan and now that the World Cup has started, it is hoped cheering on England will lift his spirits," said the source.
The Cheers crew try to lift his spirits by giving him some psychological therapy.
COMEDY legend Ernie Wise's relatives have been singing songs to him and telling jokes to lift his spirits as he lies in an American hospital.
COMEDY legend Ernie Wise's relatives are singing to him and telling jokes to lift his spirits as he lies in a US hospital.