afoot 1 of 2

as in ongoing
being in progress or development plans are afoot for a new sports stadium in the city

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afoot

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adverb

as in under weigh
in progress although the drug just got released, research for a more effective medication is already afoot

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“Afoot.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/afoot. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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