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bestir

verb be·stir \bi-ˈstər, bē-\

Definition of BESTIR

transitive verb
:  to rouse to action :  get going

First Known Use of BESTIR

14th century
BESTIR Defined for Kids

bestir

verb be·stir \bi-ˈstər\
be·stirredbe·stir·ring

Definition of BESTIR for Kids

:  to stir up :  rouse to action <Fairies came trooping forth … to busy and bestir themselves. — Charles Dickens, The Cricket on the Hearth>

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