afoot Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"afoot" in British English

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afootadjective [after verb]

uk   us   /əˈfʊt/
happening or being ​planned or ​prepared: There are plans afoot to ​launch a new ​radiostation.
(Definition of afoot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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afootadjective [not gradable]

 us   /əˈfʊt/
happening, or being ​planned or ​prepared: Bigchanges are afoot at Lake Utah.
(Definition of afoot from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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