inspiration inspiration  /ˌɪn spə ˈreɪ ʃən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a sudden intuition as part of solving a problem
  2. (n) (theology) a special influence of a divinity on the minds of human beings
  3. (n) arousing to a particular emotion or action
  4. (n) the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing
  5. (n) arousal of the mind to special unusual activity or creativity
  6. (n) a product of your creative thinking and work

Usage(s):

  1. Chile's President survived a brutal dictatorship and became a source of inspiration for women worldwide.
  2. My inspiration is this word I made up which is colormath.
  3. A: My initial inspiration is threefold.

News

  1. Most Recent Galleries:

    An Inspiration Garden, a dream almost a decade in the making, should be ready to greet students at... - 7:32 pm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Opelousas Daily World

  2. Opelousas Magnet Academy builds Inspiration Garden for students

    An Inspiration Garden, a dream almost a decade in the making, should be ready to greet students at Opelousas' Magnet Academy for the Cultural Arts when they return in the fall.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Opelousas Daily World

  3. Your Inspiration At Home Honored For Innovation

    NEWARK, Ohio, June 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Your Inspiration At Home, a direct selling maker of all-natural, hand-crafted spice blends and gourmet foods, has been honored for its innovative approach to ...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "The addition of David Beckham represents another significant step forward for the MLS," Garber said. "David's enormous success as a player and team leader will serve as an inspiration to millions of players and fans in this country. His...
    on Jan 12, 2007 By: Don Garber Source: Independent Online

  2. "This is the third time that we have reached the final but we live in another time," said Van Marwijk. "I thought about that during the semi-final and the Netherlands in '74 and '78, they are an inspiration. At that moment I thought the...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Bert van Marwijk Source: CBSSports.com

  3. Her Charlie's Angels co-star Kate Jackson said, "Farrah showed immense courage and grace throughout her illness and was an inspiration to those around her: I will remember her kindness, her cutting dry wit and, of course, her beautiful smile: when...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Kate Jackson Source: Twirlit

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