Sentence Examples with the word astir

Penetrating further and further into the heart of the Japanese cruising ground, the Pequod was soon all astir in the fishery.

On October 11, the day when all was astir at headquarters over the news of Mack's defeat, the camp life of the officers of this squadron was proceeding as usual.

The Papacy Italy and Europe were astir with the Liberal agitation, and Italian which in 1848 culminated in the series of revolutions Unity.