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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.
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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.
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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"
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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.
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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
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

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
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

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
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

inspired

[ɪnˈspaɪəd] adj (writer, book) → ispirato/a
in an inspired moment → in un momento d'ispirazione
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
His silence and confusion revealed a change in him which inspired respect.
Where is the woman who could have resisted such devotion as this--inspired, truly inspired, by herself?
For a long time the Farmer, brandishing an empty sling, chased them away by the terror he inspired; but when the birds found that the sling was only swung in the air, they ceased to take any notice of it and would not move.
He appreciated all kinds, and could have felt inspired by any one of them; but he had no conception of the possibility of knowing nothing at all of any school of painting, and of being inspired directly by what is within the soul, without caring whether what is painted will belong to any recognized school.
This is the sort of instinct which is possessed by statesmen, who are not wise or knowing persons, but only inspired or divine.
Those who are possessed of it cannot be said to be men of science or philosophers, but they are inspired and divine.
And the Banker, inspired with a courage so new It was matter for general remark, Rushed madly ahead and was lost to their view In his zeal to discover the Snark
At any rate, it was there that I read Longfellow's "Spanish Student," which I found in an old paper copy of his poems in one of the barrels, and I instantly conceived for it the passion which all things Spanish inspired in me.
But in a representative republic, where the executive magistracy is carefully limited; both in the extent and the duration of its power; and where the legislative power is exercised by an assembly, which is inspired, by a supposed influence over the people, with an intrepid confidence in its own strength; which is sufficiently numerous to feel all the passions which actuate a multitude, yet not so numerous as to be incapable of pursuing the objects of its passions, by means which reason prescribes; it is against the enterprising ambition of this department that the people ought to indulge all their jealousy and exhaust all their precautions.
Everything her father did inspired her with reverence and was beyond question.
She felt, as courtiers do when the Tsar enters, the sensation of fear and respect which the old man inspired in all around him.
He is lively, and seems clever, and when I have inspired him with greater respect for me than his sister's kind offices have implanted, he may be an agreeable flirt.