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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Astir  \A*stir"\,  adv  &  a.  [Pref.  a-  +  stir.] 
  Stirring;  in  a  state  of  activity  or  motion;  out  of  bed. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  astir 
  adj  1:  out  of  bed;  "are  they  astir  yet?";  "up  by  seven  each 
  morning"  [syn:  {astir(p)},  {up(p)}] 
  2:  on  the  move  "up  and  about";  "the  whole  town  was  astir  over 
  the  incident"  [syn:  {about(p)},  {astir(p)}] 




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