Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Esprit (Page: 509)

Es`prit" (?), n. [F. See Spirit.] Spirit. Esprit de corps (), a French phrase much used by English writers to denote the common spirit pervading the members of a body or association of persons. It implies sympathy, enthusiasm, devotion, and jealous regard for the honor of the body as a whole.