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bestir

see definition of bestir
  • as inkindle
  • as inprovoke
  • as inrally
  • as inrouse
  • as instir
  • as instir
  • as inwake/waken
  • as inbustle
  • as inwaken
  • as inhurry
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Synonyms for bestir

verb excite, incite
  • arouse
  • awaken
  • foment
  • inflame
  • inspire
  • provoke
  • rouse
  • sharpen
  • stimulate
  • stir
  • whet
  • work up
  • agitate
  • animate
  • bestir
  • challenge
  • enkindle
  • exasperate
  • induce
  • rally
  • thrill
  • wake
  • waken
  • burn up
  • egg on
  • fire up
  • get smoking
  • key up
  • turn on

Antonyms for bestir

  • blunt
  • calm
  • dampen
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • dull
  • stop
  • soothe
  • disenchant
  • extinguish
  • put out
  • turn off
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to bestir

bustle

verb. move around quickly, busily

bustling

verb. move around quickly, busily

hurries

verb. act, move speedily

hurry

verb. act, move speedily

kindle

verb. excite, incite

provoke

verb. start, evoke; stimulate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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