Words nearby afflatus
How to use afflatus in a sentence
He had received from somewhere new afflatus for the story of Tom and Huck, and was working on it steadily.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
It is simply a tenaqueous bag of wind, yet it has occasionally given an impulse to the divine afflatus.
Lie down on the dusty shingle above high water mark, take off my hat, and abandon myself to the Divine Afflatus.
The afflatus of liberty sat upon the people as cloven tongues.History of the Negro Race in America From 1619 to 1880. Vol 1|George W. Williams
So it seems that our poet drank in the divine afflatus, as it were, with his mother's milk.Vondel's Lucifer|Joost van den Vondel