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  Words related to pace

Related / Similar Words: stride, tread, rate, yard, footstep, step, gait, tempo

 

Definition:
  • 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";
  • a unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride;
  • 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);
  • the rate of some repeating event;
  • measure (distances) by pacing; "step off ten yards";
  • regulate or set the pace of; "Pace your efforts";
  • walk with slow or fast paces; "He paced up and down the hall";
  • go at a pace; "The horse paced";

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    Hyponyms: speed, swiftness, fastness, beat, celerity, quickness, rapidity, slowness, deliberation, deliberateness, unhurriedness, quick time, double time, beats per minute, bpm, metronome marking, M.M., canter, walk, single-foot, rack, gallop

     

    Part Meronyms: walk, walking, fathom, fthm, chain, perch, rod, pole, lea

     

    Derivational Morphology: step, tread, stride, stone's throw, footstep, yard, gait, tempo, rate, pacer, pacemaker, pacesetter, pacing

     

    Anagrams: cape

     

     
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