afflatus definition

  • noun:
    • a powerful creative impulse, particularly as a result of divine inspiration.
    • a rapid rush of imaginative impulse or inspiration, often related to divine impact.
    • A breath or blast of wind.
    • A breath or blast of wind.
    • A divine impartation of real information; supernatural impulse; inspiration.
    • A blowing or respiration on, by wind; a breath or blast of wind.
    • An impelling emotional power acting from within; supernal impulse or energy, as of prophecy or expression; religious, poetic, or oratorical inspiration.
    • a good imaginative impulse; divine motivation

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