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Compassion is only one aspect of the human spirit.
an adventurous/creative/independent spirit
a spirit of cooperation
You become aware of a powerful community spirit.
She tried singing to keep her spirits up.
The bad weather did nothing to lift her spirits.
Dad's in high spirits today, isn't he?
She was admired for her spirit and passion.
Each country should honour the spirit of the treaty.
the spirit behind the words the author has written
His spirit will always be with us.
Everyone entered into the spirit of things by wearing costumes.
At these meetings, people stand up and speak as the spirit moves them.
I'm afraid I can't come, but I'll be there in spirit.
The lawyers have violated the spirit, if not the letter, of the law.
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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
a large cake decorated or filled with sweet foods such as fruit, cream, and chocolate
to gossip or share personal information with someone …
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Definition of spirit from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.