Last modified on 18 August 2014, at 11:30

inspiriting

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From inspirit +‎ -ing.

VerbEdit

inspiriting

  1. Present participle of inspirit.

AdjectiveEdit

inspiriting (comparative more inspiriting, superlative most inspiriting)

  1. Giving impetus or spirit; animating, encouraging.
    • 1974, Lawrence Durrell, Monsieur, Faber & Faber 1992, p. 220:
      These small and indeed insignificant things only began to become significant for me after the whole Vienna period which was at the same time inspiriting and depressing.