inspirit

[ in-spir-it ]
/ ɪnˈspɪr ɪt /

verb (used with object)

to infuse spirit or life into; enliven.

Nearby words

  1. inspire,
  2. inspired,
  3. inspired gas,
  4. inspirer,
  5. inspiring,
  6. inspissate,
  7. inspo,
  8. inst.,
  9. insta-,
  10. instability

Also enspirit.

Origin of inspirit

First recorded in 1600–10; in-2 + spirit

Related formsin·spir·it·er, nounin·spir·it·ing·ly, adverbin·spir·it·ment, nounun·in·spir·it·ed, adjective

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inspirit

/ (ɪnˈspɪrɪt) /

verb

(tr) to fill with vigour; inspire
Derived Formsinspiriter, nouninspiriting, adjectiveinspiritingly, adverbinspiritment, noun

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