W.O.T.D.


WORD OF THE DAY
Astirə-STERPart of speech: adjectiveOrigin: English, 18th century
1In a state of excited movement.2Awake and out of bed.
 
Examples of Astir in a sentence “The subway station was astir with traffic, buskers, and uncertain tourists.” “John was surprised to find that his children were astir and preparing for school.”