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.
See also: lift, spirit
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" It was a call from Guardiola that lifted his spirits. He said: "Yes, he had a chat with me after it happened.
And, as Drew battles with therapy, his wife Laura Borley told how the gift had lifted his spirits.
Dad John, 63, from Fife, added: "The Irn-Bru has definitely lifted his spirits and will help him in his fight against his condition.
CONTROVERSIAL signing Mark Viduka lifted his spirits as he scored twice on his first start for Celtic.