Translation of afoot in Spanish:
- 1.1 (under way) See examples: plans are afoot to create …there is a campaign afoot to …hay planes or proyectos de crear …what's afoot?se ha puesto en marcha una campaña para …¿qué se está tramando?Example sentences1.2 (on foot)
(American English)Example sentences
- Preparations are afoot, measurements are made, ground is staked out.
- But plans are already afoot to ensure that the festival is revitalised next year.
- The other good news is that there are plans afoot for there to be a free festival next year!
- But to the younger generation, a winter holiday means action- and down through the 'Swamp hollow' and over the hill road they go, afoot or in sleighs, through the drifting snow, to a barn dance at the Centre.
- I suppose from the looks of things that I shall have to go afoot the rest of the way.
- She went afoot all the way to our house. I founded her sleeping on the grass in the morning.
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