Idiom Magic﹕使某人鼓舞、振奮 Lift someone's spirits

【明報專訊】In this expression, spirits (always plural) refers to someone's mood or state of mind. To lift someone's spirits means to boost, increase or raise the way someone feels. "Actually, to encourage (鼓勵) someone, to make them feel more hopeful or happy," Teddy smiled. "And do you know what? It lifts my spirits to see people so cheerful," he grinned.