- Esprit de corps is defined as the pride and honor shared by the members of a group.
An example of esprit de corps is a group marching to bring awareness to a current issue.
esprit de corps definition by Webster's New World
Origin: French literally , spirit of a body (of persons)
esprit de corps definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: French : esprit, spirit + de, of + corps, group, body.
esprit de corps - Cultural Definition
The feeling of camaraderie among members of a group or an organization: “The campers have been together for only one week, but they are already bound by a strong esprit de corps.” From French, meaning “group spirit.”