Definitions of astir

  1. In action; stirring. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. In motion; stirring. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  3. On the move; active; stirring. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. on the move; "up and about"; "the whole town was astir over the incident" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for astir

  1. Long before Mr. Falkirk was up, before the house was fairly astir with servants, there was a new voice in their concert; one almost as busy and musical as their own. – Wych Hazel by Susan and Anna Warner
  2. " I am afraid from all I hear, that you have been the one to set all this mischief astir said her mother. – A Sweet Little Maid by Amy E. Blanchard