Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. commotion; disturbance, tumult
  • v. disturb, cause a commotion, stir up

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Insurrection; commotion; disturbance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Commotion; tumult; insurrection. Sir J. Cheke, The Hurt of Sedition.

Etymologies

From up- +‎ stir (Wiktionary)

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