upon my soul


upon my soul
upon my soul dated an exclamation of surprise.
Main Entry: soul

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  • soul — W3S3 [səul US soul] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(somebody s spirit)¦ 2¦(person)¦ 3¦(music)¦ 4¦(sense of beauty)¦ 5¦(special quality)¦ 6 be the soul of discretion 7 be good for the soul 8 God rest his/her soul 9¦(people in a place)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • soul — ► NOUN 1) the spiritual element of a person, regarded as immortal. 2) a person s moral or emotional nature. 3) emotional or intellectual energy or integrity. 4) a person regarded as the embodiment of a particular quality. 5) an individual, often… …   English terms dictionary

  • soul — [sōl] n. [ME soule < OE sawol, akin to Ger seele, Goth saiwala < Gmc * saiwalo, lit., ? that belonging to the sea (< * saiwa > SEA): from the early Gmc belief that souls originate in and return to the sea] 1. an entity which is… …   English World dictionary

  • Soul Hunter (Babylon 5) — Infobox Television episode Title = Soul Hunter Series = Babylon 5 Sinclair and Delenn Caption = Season = 1 Episode = 2 Airdate = 2 February 1994 Production = 102 Writer = J. Michael Straczynski Director = Jim Johnston Guests = W. Morgan Sheppard… …   Wikipedia

  • soul — noun 1 SPIRIT (C) the spiritual part of a person that is believed to continue to exist after they die: A prayer was said for the souls of those who had died in the accident. 2 INNER CHARACTER (singular) the part of a person that contains their… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • soul — n. 1 the spiritual or immaterial part of a human being, often regarded as immortal. 2 the moral or emotional or intellectual nature of a person or animal. 3 the personification or pattern of something (the very soul of discretion). 4 an… …   Useful english dictionary