astir

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a·stir

 (ə-stûr′)
adj.
1. Moving about; being in motion.
2. Having gotten out of bed.
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astir

(əˈstɜː)
adj (postpositive)
1. awake and out of bed
2. in motion; on the move
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a•stir

(əˈstɜr)

adj.
1. moving or stirring, esp. with much activity or excitement.
2. up and about; out of bed.
[before 1000]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.astir - out of bedastir - out of bed; "are they astir yet?"; "up by seven each morning"
awake - not in a state of sleep; completely conscious; "lay awake thinking about his new job"; "still not fully awake"
2.astir - on the moveastir - on the move; "up and about"; "the whole town was astir over the incident"
active - characterized by energetic activity; "an active toddler"; "active as a gazelle"; "an active man is a man of action"
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Translations

astir

[əˈstɜːʳ] ADJ
1. to be astir (= on the go) → estar activo, estar en movimiento
2. (o.f.) (= out of bed) → estar levantado
we were astir earlynos levantamos temprano
nobody was astir at that houra tal hora todos estaban todavía en la cama
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astir

adj pred
(= in motion, excited)voller or in Aufregung
(old, liter: = up and about) → auf den Beinen, auf
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astir

[əˈstɜːʳ] adj (out of bed) → in piedi; (on the move) → in movimento
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995