Definition of Pace


  • a unit of length equal to 3 feet
    defined as 91.44 centimeters
    originally taken to be the average length of a stride
  • the rate of some repeating event
  • a step in walking or running
  • the relative speed of progress or change
    "he lived at a fast pace"
    "he works at a great rate"
    "the pace of events accelerated"
  • the distance covered by a step
    "he stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig"
  • the rate of moving (especially walking or running)


  • regulate or set the pace of
    "Pace your efforts"
  • measure (distances) by pacing
    "step off ten yards"
  • go at a pace
    "The horse paced"
  • walk with slow or fast paces
    "He paced up and down the hall"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble pace

13 unscramble word found using the letters pace.

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