inspired

adjective in·spired \ in-ˈspī(-ə)rd \
Updated on: 12 Nov 2017

Definition of inspired

:outstanding or brilliant in a way or to a degree suggestive of divine inspiration
  • gave an inspired performance

Examples of inspired in a Sentence

  1. She gave an inspired performance.

  2. He was an inspired choice for the role.

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First Known Use of inspired

15th century


INSPIRED Defined for English Language Learners

inspired

adjective

Definition of inspired for English Language Learners

  • : very good or clever

  • : having a particular cause or influence



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