|example and inspiration||guiding light|
|brain wave, brief psychological disturbance, bright idea, sudden inspiration; attack of nerves, brilliant idea, think quickly and creatively||brainstorm|
|bringing inspiration, of or pertaining to inspiration; giving inspiration, serving to stimulate or animate, motivational, stimulating; inspired, encouraged, motivated, impelled, stimulating people to achieve||inspirational|
|cause to be unmotivated, reduce excitement or inspiration||demotivate|
|device producing electric light, device producing light, device which is a source of artificial light; device which emits heat; someone or something which is a source of inspiration, radiation source, source of enlightenment||lamp|
|encouragement, inspiration, stimulation||shot in the arm|
|enthusiasm, forces determining behavior, giving of a reason to act, incentive, drive; act or process of motivating; inspiration; state of being stirred to action||motivation|
|extraordinarily good, full of inspiration; motivated, stimulated, influenced, moved; divinely influenced; encouraged; inhaled, breathed in; provoked, caused, motivated by something||inspired|
|flag or banner that is made to inspire and represent (especially as a military insignia), medieval French banner, source of inspiration||oriflamme|
|flashing light for ships, hill suitable for signaling fires, radio transmitter producing navigation signal, signaling fire on hill, source of inspiration, warning light; lighthouse; guide||beacon|
|indicate in advance, show beforehand; predict by divine inspiration; prognosticate||foreshow|
|inspiration, inspiration; impulse||afflatus|
|inspiration-giving fountain in ancient Pieria||Pierian Spring|
|of inspiration, inspirational; characterized by inspiration; of inhalation, relating to breathing in||inspiratory|
|something that encourages, support that inspires confidence, inspiration, something that gives hope||encouragement|
|touchingly, touchingly; in a moving manner; dramatically; emotionally; with inspiration||movingly|
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EUdict (European dictionary) is a collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in Europe. These dictionaries are the result of the work of many authors who worked very hard and finally offered their product free of charge on the internet thus making it easier to all of us to communicate with each other. Some of the dictionaries have only a few thousand words, others have more than 320,000. Some of the words may be incorrectly translated or mistyped.
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