What does the word inspire mean?

Usage examples for inspire

  1. At last, for the purpose of consultation, I sent for the same experienced eunuch, and said to him, 'I can devise no plan by which I may see the youth for a moment, and inspire my heart with patience. – Bagh O Bahar, Or Tales of the Four Darweshes by Mir Amman of Dihli
  2. Then perhaps it will inspire you to become a Master yourself someday. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover