Definition of inspirit in English:


Syllabification: in·spir·it
Pronunciation: /inˈspirit

verb (inspirits, inspiriting, inspirited)

[with object] (usually as adjective inspiriting)
Encourage and enliven (someone): the inspiriting beauty of Gothic architecture
More example sentences
  • I'm still inspirited by how authentically she captures-she incarnates-Smith's signature style, her particular way of voicing herself, of being in the world.
  • From ‘the cacophonous and diligent howling’ of dogs to the ‘enchanting and inspiriting sound of mandolins’, the paired adjectives are ‘correct and satisfactory’.
  • To see the history I was engaged with being protected to maintain the large, inspiriting Nightingale narrative was a sobering, but not baffling, experience.



More example sentences
  • But then, Lord Jenkins is an inspiritingly undisappointed man.

Definition of inspirit in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day oleaginous
Pronunciation: ˌəʊlɪˈadʒɪnəs
rich in, covered with, or producing oil; oily