Conor McGregor's PUMPED for Ronda Rousey's long-awaited UFC return ... and hopes he inspired the MMA star to get back in the Octagon after her devastating loss to Holly Holm.
McGregor did a Q&A with The LAD Bible on Facebook ... where he talked Ronda's upcoming fight against Amanda Nunes at UFC 207.
"I'm very excited. It's good to finally see her back ... I hope she took inspiration on how I came back from my defeat and I wish her all the best."
(McGregor lost to Nate Diaz ... before avenging the loss at UFC 202)
Check out the clip ... McGregor also weighs in on the creepy clown epidemic (clowns, don't go near Conor) and the possibility of fighting Floyd Mayweather.