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    pace - Dictionary definition and meaning for word pace

    Definition
    (noun) the rate of moving (especially walking or running)
    Synonyms : gait
    Definition
    (noun) the distance covered by a step
    Synonyms : footstep , step , stride
    Example Sentence
    • he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig
    Definition
    (noun) the relative speed of progress or change
    Synonyms : rate
    Example Sentence
    • he lived at a fast pace
    • he works at a great rate
    • the pace of events accelerated
    Definition
    (noun) a step in walking or running
    Synonyms : stride , tread
    Definition
    (noun) the rate of some repeating event
    Synonyms : tempo
    Definition
    (noun) a unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride
    Synonyms : yard
    Definition
    (verb) walk with slow or fast paces
    Example Sentence
    • He paced up and down the hall
    Definition
    (verb) go at a pace
    Example Sentence
    • The horse paced
    Definition
    (verb) measure (distances) by pacing
    Synonyms : step
    Example Sentence
    • step off ten yards
    Definition
    (verb) regulate or set the pace of
    Example Sentence
    • Pace your efforts
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