What does inspiring mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inspiringadjective

    stimulating or exalting to the spirit


  1. inspiringadjective

    Providing inspiration; encouraging; stimulating.


  1. inspiring

    Inspiring refers to the act of making someone feel encouraged, stimulated or motivated to do something, often to implement positive change, take action, or unleash their creativity. It typically involves making a strong, positive impact on someone's feelings, attitudes, mindset, or actions. Something inspiring can evoke feelings of admiration or give individuals a new, uplifting perspective. This term can be applied to people, actions, words, objects, events, or ideas.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inspiring

    of Inspire

  2. Inspiringadjective

    animating; cheering; moving; exhilarating; as, an inspiring or scene

Editors Contribution

  1. inspiringverb

    Verb form of the word inspire.

    The united team were so inspiring.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 11, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of inspiring in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of inspiring in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of inspiring in a Sentence

  1. Kahlil Gibran:

    Time has been transformed, and we have changed it has advanced and set us in motion it has unveiled its face, inspiring us with bewilderment and exhilaration.

  2. Varghese Yohannan:

    The books are real friends. Add them to the list of your best friends. They can be with us all time (happiness, sorrows, healthy, unhealthy, poor, wealthy, well salaried, jobless etc.. ). So keep them first name on your list. Even though I use them while in hospital beds only, they inspiring me.. inspiring only.

  3. American Women:

    It's inspiring Democratic women to run, unfortunately, it's not inspiring Republican women to run. The rhetoric of the White House is a recruiting tool for liberal women to counter that.

  4. Tim Pawlenty:

    Part of leadership is to inspire and in this media, news, political world, you have to be inspiring, he is going to have to up his game because the debate last night and even before, the response was that was not sufficiently inspiring.

  5. Sulayman Afose:

    I started my photography here in Makoko, it's really inspiring.... I've been able to get a lot of inspiration in terms of seeing a lot of things in my community.

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