Meaning of “inspire” - Learner’s Dictionary

inspire

verb [ T ] uk us /ɪnˈspaɪər/
ENCOURAGE

B2 to make someone feel that they want to do something and can do it:

FEELING

B2 to make someone have a particular feeling or reaction:

Robson's first task will be to inspire his team with some confidence.
He inspires great loyalty in his staff.
PROVIDE IDEA

B2 to give someone an idea for a book, play, painting, etc:

inspiring adjective

giving you new ideas and making you feel you want to do something:

an inspiring teacher
an inspiring book

(Definition of “inspire” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)