Origin of esprit
Examples from the Web for esprit
Throughout the debate, Republicans never lost their esprit de corps.
Montesquieu had placed an invocation to the muses in the middle of the "Esprit des Lois."The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 1 (of 6)|Hippolyte A. Taine
The prince was the incarnation of French 555 esprit, and of the Parisian-French esprit, which includes all possible qualities.
This is indeed the characteristic mark, the common signature, so to speak, of esprit like his.Amiel's Journal|Henri-Frdric Amiel