Definitions for ESPRITɛˈspri

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word ESPRIT

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

es•pritɛˈspri(n.)

  1. sprightliness of spirit or wit; lively intelligence.

  2. Ref: esprit de corps.

Origin of esprit:

1585–95; < F < L spīritusspirit

Princeton's WordNet

  1. esprit(noun)

    liveliness of mind or spirit

Wiktionary

  1. esprit(Noun)

    Spirit, enthusiasm.

  2. esprit(Noun)

    A wit.

  3. esprit(Noun)

    Liveliness, or active mind and spirit.

  4. Origin: Borrowed from the French.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Esprit(noun)

    spirit


Translations for ESPRIT

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

spirit(noun)

a principle or emotion which makes someone act

The spirit of kindness seems to be lacking in the world nowadays.

Get even more translations for ESPRIT »

Translation

Find a translation for the ESPRIT definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these ESPRIT definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"ESPRIT." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 23 Apr. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/ESPRIT>.

Are we missing a good definition for ESPRIT?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for ESPRIT: