Afoot

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The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • ad. On foot; walking.
  • ad. In the process of being carried out; astir: plans afoot to resign.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • ad. On foot.
  • ad. In motion; in action; astir; in progress.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • ad. On foot.
  • ad. Fig.: In motion; in action; astir; in progress.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • On foot; walking: opposed to on horseback, or in a carriage or other conveyance: as, he was mounted, but I came afoot.
  • In a condition to walk about, as after sickness.
  • Astir; stirring; about.
  • In progress; in course of being carried out: as, there is mischief afoot.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • ad. on foot; walking
  • adj. currently in progress
  • adj. traveling by foot
  • Equivalent
    current    moving   
    Synonym
    Words with the same meaning
    astir    preparing    afloat   
    Rhyme
    Words with the same terminal sound
    Foot    caput    foot    pussyfoot    put    soot    underfoot   
    Same Context
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