Noun: soul sówl
- The immaterial part of a person; the actuating cause of an individual life
- A human being
"there was too much for one soul to do";
- person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal
- Deep feeling or emotion
- The human embodiment of something
"the soul of honour"
- A secular form of gospel that was a major Black musical genre in the 1960s and 1970s
"soul was politically significant during the Civil Rights movement"
Sounds like: sold, soled
Derived forms: souls
Type of: African-American music, being, black music, causal agency, causal agent, cause, embodiment, feeling, gospel, gospel music, gospel singing, organism, spirit
Part of: people
Encyclopedia: Soul, Mind, Body Medicine