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in·spi·ra·tion·al

 (ĭn′spə-rā′shə-nəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to inspiration.
2. Providing or intended to convey inspiration.
3. Resulting from inspiration.

in′spi·ra′tion·al·ly adv.

inspirational

(ˌɪnspɪˈreɪʃənəl)
adj
1. of, relating to, or tending to arouse inspiration; inspiring
2. resulting from inspiration; inspired
ˌinspiˈrationally adv
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inspirational - imparting a divine influence on the mind and soul
sacred - concerned with religion or religious purposes; "sacred texts"; "sacred rites"; "sacred music"
Translations

inspirational

[ˌɪnspɪˈreɪʃənl] ADJinspirador

inspirational

[ˌɪnspɪˈreɪʃənəl] adj
[person, leader] → charismatique
He was an inspirational captain → C'était un capitaine charismatique.
He was an inspirational figure in forming Gandhi's ideas
BUT Il fut l'un des inspirateurs de Gandhi dans la formation de ses idées.
India was inspirational for me
BUT L'Inde fut source d'inspiration pour moi.

inspirational

adjinspirativ

inspirational

[ˌɪnspɪˈreɪʃənl] adjispiratore/trice
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