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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inspire  \In*spire"\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Inspired};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Inspiring}.] 
  1.  To  draw  in  breath;  to  inhale  air  into  the  lungs;  -- 
  opposed  to  {expire}. 
 
  2.  To  breathe;  to  blow  gently.  [Obs.] 
 
  And  when  the  wind  amongst  them  did  inspire,  They 
  wav[`e]d  like  a  penon  wide  dispread.  --Spenser. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inspiring  \In*spir"ing\,  a. 
  Animating;  cheering;  moving  exhilarating;  as  an  inspiring 
  or  scene. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  inspiring 
  adj  :  stimulating  or  exalting  to  the  spirit  [ant:  {uninspiring}] 




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