'Inspired' definitions:

Definition of 'inspired'

(from WordNet)
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" [syn: divine, elysian, inspired]

Definition of 'Inspired'

  • Inspire \In*spire"\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Inspired; p. pr. & vb. n. Inspiring.] [1913 Webster]
  • 1. To draw in breath; to inhale air into the lungs; -- opposed to expire. [1913 Webster]
  • 2. To breathe; to blow gently. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]
  • And when the wind amongst them did inspire, They wav[`e]d like a penon wide dispread. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

Definition of 'Inspired'

  • Inspired \In*spired"\, a.
  • 1. Breathed in; inhaled. [1913 Webster]
  • 2. Moved or animated by, or as by, a supernatural influence; affected by divine inspiration; as, the inspired prophets; the inspired writers. [1913 Webster]
  • 3. Communicated or given as by supernatural or divine inspiration; having divine authority; hence, sacred, holy; -- opposed to uninspired, profane, or secular; as, the inspired writings, that is, the Scriptures. [1913 Webster]
  • 4. Moved to a higher level of thought, creativity, or motivation. [PJC]