Definition of good for the soul in English:

good for the soul

phrase

  • Healthy and beneficial on an abstract or spiritual level.

    ‘crying is good for the soul’
    • ‘On more than one occasion I have been reliably informed that dancing is good for the soul.’
    • ‘Confession is said to be good for the soul.’
    • ‘I was talking to a friend on the phone about why art is good for the soul.’
    • ‘I don't know how to say it without it sounding clichéd, but making people laugh is good for the soul.’
    • ‘He showed us that it's good for the soul to take a break.’
    • ‘A little suffering is good for the soul.’
    • ‘She reckons work is good for the soul, but mostly it's necessary for the pocket.’
    • ‘I truly believe pets are good for the soul.’
    • ‘While forgiveness might be good for the soul, it needs both sides to proffer that olive branch.’