What does astir mean?

Definitions for astir
əˈstɜrastir

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. astir(p), up(p)adjective

    out of bed

    "are they astir yet?"; "up by seven each morning"

  2. about(p), astir(p)adjective

    on the move

    "up and about"; "the whole town was astir over the incident"

Wiktionary

  1. astiradjective

    In motion; characterized by motion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Astir

    stirring; in a state of activity or motion; out of bed

    Etymology: [Pref. a- + stir.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Astir

    a-stir′, prep. phr. or adv. on the move, out of bed, in motion or excitement. [Prep. a, and Stir.]

Anagrams for astir »

  1. airts, arist, sitar, stair, stria, tarsi, tiars

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of astir in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of astir in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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