from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of such surpassing brilliance or excellence as to suggest divine inspiration: an inspired musician; an inspired performance.
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- adj. Having excellence through inspiration.
- adj. Filled with inspiration or motivated.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of inspire..
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Breathed in; inhaled.
- adj. Moved or animated by, or as by, a supernatural influence; affected by divine inspiration
- adj. Communicated or given as by supernatural or divine inspiration; having divine authority; hence, sacred, holy; -- opposed to
uninspired, profane, or secular.
- adj. Moved to a higher level of thought, creativity, or motivation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- That is or has been inhaled; taken into the lungs: as, inspired air.
- Actuated, guided, or controlled by divine influence; informed, instructed, or directed by the Holy Spirit: as, an inspired teacher.
- Produced under the direction or influence of inspiration: as, the inspired writings (that is, the Scriptures).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. being of such surpassing excellence as to suggest inspiration by the gods
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