Synonyms of inspiration in English:

inspiration


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noun

1‘her idea proved a real inspiration to others’

SYNONYMS

stimulus, stimulation, motivation, motivating force, fillip, encouragement, influence, muse, goad, spur, lift, boost, incentive, incitement, impulse, catalyst

example, model, guiding light

informal shot in the arm, inspo

rare afflatus

2‘these writings lack inspiration’

SYNONYMS

creativity, inventiveness, innovation, innovativeness, ingenuity, imagination, imaginativeness, originality, individuality

artistry, expressiveness, creative power, creative talent, creative skill, genius, insight, vision, wit, finesse, flair, brilliance, sophistication

3‘Emily racked her brain and had a sudden inspiration’

SYNONYMS

bright idea, brilliant idea, timely thought, revelation

informal brainwave, aha moment

North American informal brainstorm

4‘she experiences pain on deep inspiration’

SYNONYMS

inhalation, breathing in, drawing in of breath

respiration, breathing