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  •  Oh for fuck's sake (5+ / 0-)

    You've made a subjective inference. Get over yourself.

    Let the great world spin for ever down the ringing grooves of change. - Tennyson

    by bumblebums on Fri Jan 18, 2008 at 05:35:16 PM PST

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      •  Inspire (1+ / 0-)
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        Inspire

        v., -spired, -spir·ing, -spires.

        v.tr.
        1. To affect, guide, or arouse by divine influence.
        2. To fill with enlivening or exalting emotion: hymns that inspire the congregation; an artist who was inspired by Impressionism.
          1. To stimulate to action; motivate: a sales force that was inspired by the prospect of a bonus.
          2. To affect or touch: The falling leaves inspired her with sadness.
        3. To draw forth; elicit or arouse: a teacher who inspired admiration and respect.
        4. To be the cause or source of; bring about: an invention that inspired many imitations.
        5. To draw in (air) by inhaling.
        6. Archaic.
          1. To breathe on.
          2. To breathe life into.
        v.intr.
        1. To stimulate energies, ideals, or reverence: a leader who inspires by example.
        2. To inhale.

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