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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Your words raised our spirits and strengthened our resolve.
Warnock thought his side were "off form" and said: "That's just when we need a 12th man and although we were making mistakes aplenty and the crowd were disappointed, they could have raised our spirits. But we dug out a result despite that.