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astir

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of astir

  1. marked by much life, movement, or activity the mall was astir with throngs of holiday shoppers Synonyms aboil, abubble, abuzz, animated, alive, brisk, bustling, busy, buzzing, flourishing, happening, hopping, humming, kinetic, lively, rousing, stirring, thriving, vibrantRelated Words abounding, crowded, overflowing, populous, swarming, teeming, throngingAntonyms asleep, dead, inactive, lifeless, sleepy


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