verb (used with object), be·stirred, be·stir·ring.
Origin of bestir
Examples from the Web for bestirred
But afterwards he bestirred himself every day, leaving home in the morning and not returning until night.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete|Emile Zola
Slowly life was becoming more discontented with ease and bestirred itself to the satisfaction of wants.The Pacific Triangle|Sydney Greenbie
I now bestirred myself in order to obtain some attraction that would replenish the depleted operatic chest.The Mapleson Memoirs, vol II|James H. Mapleson
Garrison bestirred himself to obtain for the convention a full representation of the friends of freedom.William Lloyd Garrison|Archibald H. Grimke
She bestirred herself for a few minutes and then sat down idly by the window.The Shadow|Mary White Ovington