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adverb & adjective
1‘evil plans are afoot’
going on, happening, around, about, abroad, circulating, current, stirring, in circulation, at large, going about, in the air, in the wind
brewing, looming, on the way, in the offing, on the horizon
informal on the go, doing the rounds, on the cards, in the pipeline
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