esprit de corps

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A shared spirit of comradeship, enthusiasm, and devotion to a cause among the members of a group, for example of a military unit.

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  • Borrowed from French esprit de corps, from esprit + de + corps
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Submitted on September 01, 2009

Additional definitions for 'esprit de corps':

esprit de corpsA shared spirit of comradeship, enthusiasm, and devotion to a cause among the members of a group, for example of a military unit.
esprit de corpsspirit of the group, common spirit
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