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high spirits

Syllabification: high spir·its

Definition of high spirits in English:

plural noun

Lively and cheerful behavior or mood: the team returned in high spirits
More example sentences
  • Lunch was punctuated by cheerful banter, with everyone in high spirits.
  • Gallipoli is a filmed tragedy, where the buoyancy, high spirits and beauty of youth are inevitably crushed by the forces of history.
  • Though in the prime of life, he still had the joyful high spirits of a young man, which he kept, I believe, into extreme old age.
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