raise (one's) spirits

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raise (one's) spirits

To make one feel happier or more carefree. The purpose of this charity is to raise children's spirits this holiday season. I love my roommate. No matter what mood I'm in, he is always able to raise my spirits.
See also: raise, spirit

raise somebody’s ˈspirits

make somebody happier: Good weather always raises her spirits.
See also: raise, spirit
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Not surprisingly this ordeal put Sarah in a dark and lonely place until the little pooch raised her spirits.
28 seconds which raised her spirits before the championships get underway in three weeks' time.