bestirred bestirred


  • (v) become active


  1. But Manhattan's bewigged merchants had bestirred themselves in the short half-year since War had officially ceased.
  2. It was not until the century was nearly two-thirds over that scientists and governments finally bestirred themselves to do something about it.
  3. Dictator-Premier Carlos Ibanez, bantam Mussolini, bestirred himself with more than wonted vigor throughout the week.
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pacify pacify
/ˈpæ sə ˌfaɪ /