kindred spirit

Also, kindred soul. An individual with the same beliefs, attitudes or feelings as oneself. For example, Dean and I are kindred spirits when it comes to spending money—we're both tight. [Mid-1800s]


Nearby words

  1. kindliness,
  2. kindling,
  3. kindly,
  4. kindness,
  5. kindred,
  6. kindu,
  7. kindy,
  8. kine,
  9. kinema,
  10. kinematic pair

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