To arouse the emotions of; make ardent
To raise the spirits of
To impart courage, inspiration, and resolution to
To stir to action or feeling
To draw air into the lungs in the process of respiration
To stimulate to creative activity
These passages inspire a hope, but do not sustain a certainty.
Carmen must be quite a woman to inspire such admiration from Katie.
What would inspire someone to chisel their name into a rock so far from civilization?
But as Barclay did not inspire confidence his power was limited.
He continued to visit the armies at the front, and to inspire them with energy.