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inspiration

Synonyms of inspiration in English:

noun

  • 1 her work is a real inspiration to others
    guiding light, example, model, muse, motivation, encouragement, influence, spur, stimulus, lift, boost, incentive, impulse, catalyst
  • 2 his work lacks inspiration
  • 3 she had a sudden inspiration
    bright idea, revelation, flash
    informal brainwave, brainstorm, eureka moment
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