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in·spired

 (ĭn-spīrd′)
adj.
Of such surpassing brilliance or excellence as to suggest divine inspiration: an inspired musician; an inspired performance.

in·spir′ed·ly (-spī′rĭd-lē, -spīrd′lē) adv.

inspired

(ɪnˈspaɪəd)
adj
1. aroused or guided by or as if aroused or guided by divine inspiration: an inspired performance; she was like one inspired.
2. extremely accurate or apt but based on intuition rather than knowledge or logical deduction: an inspired guess.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inspired - being of such surpassing excellence as to suggest inspiration by the gods; "her pies were simply divine"; "the divine Shakespeare"; "an elysian meal"; "an inspired performance"
glorious - having or deserving or conferring glory; "a long and glorious career"; "our glorious literature"

inspired

adjective
1. brilliant, wonderful, impressive, exciting, outstanding, thrilling, memorable, dazzling, enthralling, superlative, of genius She produced an inspired performance.
3. (with by) based on, derived from, built around, constructed around The book was inspired by a real person.
Translations

inspired

[ɪnˈspaɪəd] ADJ [musician, poet, artist, sportsman] → genial; [performance] → inspirado; [idea] → genial, excelente
he gave an inspired performancesu actuación estuvo inspirada
the pianist was playing like a man inspiredel pianista tocaba como si los dioses guiasen sus manos
it was an inspired choicefue todo un acierto
to feel inspiredsentirse inspirado
to make an inspired guesstener una inspiración
in an inspired momenten un momento de inspiración

inspired

[ɪnˈspaɪərd] adj [writer, book] → inspiré(e); [performance] → inspiré(e)
in an inspired moment → dans un moment d'inspiration
an inspired choice → un choix inspiré

inspired

adjgenial; work, performance alsovoller Inspiration; author, performer, athlete etcinspiriert; in an inspired momentin einem Augenblick der Inspiration; (iro)in einem lichten Moment; it was an inspired guess/choicedas war genial geraten/gewählt; the strike was politically inspiredder Streik war politisch motiviert; the divinely inspired word of the Bibleder göttlich geoffenbarte Bibeltext

inspired

[ɪnˈspaɪəd] adj (writer, book) → ispirato/a
in an inspired moment → in un momento d'ispirazione
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The English played well, but the Americans played better, and contested every inch of the ground as strongly as if the spirit of `76 inspired them.
All after- noon Wing Biddlebaum had talked as one inspired.
It would require an inspired psychologist to deal successfully with them.
Happily, I may say that I utter nothing but the thoughts and the wishes of the King of Israel himself; for though the times may call for some slight changes, yet does this version which we use in the colonies of New England so much exceed all other versions, that, by its richness, its exactness, and its spiritual simplicity, it approacheth, as near as may be, to the great work of the inspired writer.
Hepzibah, at all events, was indebted to its subtile operation both in body and spirit; so much the more, as it inspired her with energy to get some breakfast, at which, still the better to keep up her courage, she allowed herself an extra spoonful in her infusion of black tea.
I don't mean by this, of course, that we studied only fiction and verse; I mean I can express no otherwise the sort of interest my companions inspired.
The little person who leads this trio is an inspired man.
Perchance, when, in the course of ages, American liberty has become a fiction of the past--as it is to some extent a fiction of the present--the poets of the world will be inspired by American mythology.
That thought inspired her to add another castle to her dream: maybe he would give her a trifle now and then--maybe a dollar, once a month, say; any little thing like that would help, oh, ever so much.
The awe which these reflections inspired was attested by the impressive silence and the ranks of staring eyes.
The word or the deed coming straight from the heart, without any thought of effect, seems inspired.
Cousin Tom, though not fluent in speech, had inspired me with that desire by his eloquent description of the place.