Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Adjective: afoot  u'fût
  1. Travelling by foot
    "she was afoot when I saw her this morning"
  2. Currently in progress
    "there is mischief afoot"; "plans are afoot";
    - underway
Adverb: afoot  u'fût
Usage: N. Amer
  1. On foot; walking
    "they went to the village afoot"; "quail are hunted either afoot or on horseback"

See also: current, moving

Encyclopedia: Afoot