inspiring


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in·spir·ing

 (ĭn-spīr′ĭng)
adj.
Tending to enliven, motivate, or exalt: an inspiring eulogy.

in·spir′ing·ly adv.

inspiring

(ɪnˈspaɪərɪŋ)
adj
stimulating; animating; invigorating; providing inspiration
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inspiring - stimulating or exalting to the spirit
uninspiring - depressing to the spirit; "a villa of uninspiring design"

inspiring

Translations

inspiring

[ɪnˈspaɪərɪŋ] adj [person, teacher, leader] → passionnant(e); [performance] → brillant(e); [example, story, book] → exaltant(e), inspirant(e)

inspiring

adj speech, teacher, leader, speaker, exampleinspirierend; this subject/translation isn’t particularly inspiringdieses Thema/diese Übersetzung begeistert einen nicht gerade; she is an inspiring teacherals Lehrerin ist sie eine Inspiration

inspiring

[ɪnˈspaɪərɪŋ] adjispiratore/trice, stimolante
References in classic literature ?
AT THE UNIVERSITY I had the good fortune to come immediately under the influence of a brilliant and inspiring young scholar.
She played very well, keeping excellent waltz time and infusing an expression into the strains which was indeed inspiring.
For a while, that bull-ring was the most thrilling and glorious and inspiring sight that ever was seen.
He is useless on top of the ground; he ought to be under it, inspiring the cabbages.
Joy and Duty" had been the inspiring subject given to the older children for a theme to be written in five minutes.
At this time, I was very active in explaining every dif- ficulty, removing every doubt, dispelling every fear, and inspiring all with the firmness indispensable to success in our undertaking; assuring them that half was gained the instant we made the move; we had talked long enough; we were now ready to move; if not now, we never should be; and if we did not intend to move now, we had as well fold our arms, sit down, and acknowledge ourselves fit only to be slaves.
I should be an affected woman if I made any pretence of being surprised by my son's inspiring such emotions; but I cannot be indifferent to anyone who is so sensible of his merit, and I am very glad to see you here, and can assure you that he feels an unusual friendship for you, and that you may rely on his protection.
So saying, on he led his radiant Files, Daz'ling the Moon; these to the Bower direct In search of whom they sought: him there they found Squat like a Toad, close at the eare of EVE; Assaying by his Devilish art to reach The Organs of her Fancie, and with them forge Illusions as he list, Phantasms and Dreams, Or if, inspiring venom, he might taint Th' animal Spirits that from pure blood arise Like gentle breaths from Rivers pure, thence raise At least distemperd, discontented thoughts, Vain hopes, vain aimes, inordinate desires Blown up with high conceits ingendring pride.
The instinct of freedom, strong in all prisoners, inspiring them to miraculous acts, can only be compared with that which now drove to action these unfortunate Frenchmen.
Few western wonders are more inspiring than the beauties of an Arizona moonlit landscape; the silvered mountains in the distance, the strange lights and shadows upon hog back and arroyo, and the grotesque details of the stiff, yet beautiful cacti form a picture at once enchanting and inspiring; as though one were catching for the first time a glimpse of some dead and forgotten world, so different is it from the aspect of any other spot upon our earth.