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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It is totally in keeping with the Victorian seaside town and it lifts one's spirits just to look at it.
Crying out about new horizons, Winwood lifts one's spirits while affirming the power of the soul.
The protagonist's contagious enthusiasm that lifts one's spirits in this upbeat story, intended for young adults but suitable for all ages.
It's the kind of dish that lifts one's spirits on a damp autumn day.