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spirit away

verb as in abduct

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Sometimes that takes your spirit away, and sometimes it makes you tougher.

Penance and a trust in holy relics drove the evil spirit away, and brought the monk to a proper frame of mind.

He, too, controlled the winds and waves, and sent the evil spirit away howling through the tempest.

The stream rushing past that cabin seemed a funeral train, powerful and free, ready to carry that brave spirit away.

She did not quite know what was the matter with her; it seemed as if something had suddenly knocked all her spirit away.

It had left its paw print in the earth beside Pierre's body when it took his spirit away.


On this page you'll find 203 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to spirit away, such as: kidnap, seize, snatch, grab, remove, and shanghai.

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