Definition for inspired

adjective as in stimulated

adjective as in seemingly moved by supernatural powers

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To stay inspired, mine adversityConfronting challenges can lead to creative awakenings.

I feel inspired and hopeful that some good will come out of this very difficult time in our country and the world’s history.

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She left me incredibly inspired to do more for those that have a different set of life challenges.

Despite a few moments of inspired grandeur, Nightmare Alley is an ornamental tribute more than the real deal, and the fact that it thinks it’s the latter ultimately goes a long way toward kneecapping its potency.

“I was already really passionate about the project, but just talking to them, seeing their faces and hearing them explain the problem made me that much more inspired,” added Jacob Zlonitsky, 18, who is headed to Boston University in the fall.

None of these, though, has inspired quite the same backlash as fluoride.

We take enough time off in between so that our batteries get recharged and we get inspired again.

Seeing what they were doing, I was inspired to add my vision to their technique.

Although he brings a Western spin to things, he seems equally inspired by the local sense of style.

An 18-year-old Swedish rapper/Internet meme has inspired legions of impressionable teens to get based in bucket hats.

The well-known "cock and bull" stories of small children are inspired by this love of strong effect.

The other is the new theory: that the Bible is the work of many men whom God had inspired to speak or write the truth.

But if the Bible was written by men, some of them more or less inspired, then it would not, in all probability be wholly perfect.

I felt inspired, for the piano I was at was a magnificent grand that Steinway presented to Liszt only the other day.

How much brighter still might that Genius shine, could it be equally inspired by Good-nature!


On this page you'll find 43 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to inspired, such as: activated, animated, encouraged, energized, excited, and exhilarated.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.