Paced
Pace Pace (p[=a]s), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Paced} (p[=a]st); p. pr. & vb. n. {Pacing} (p[=a]"s[i^]ng).] 1. To go; to walk; specifically, to move with regular or measured steps. ``I paced on slowly.'' --Pope. ``With speed so pace.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To proceed; to pass on. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

Or [ere] that I further in this tale pace. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

3. To move quickly by lifting the legs on the same side together, as a horse; to amble with rapidity; to rack. [1913 Webster]

4. To pass away; to die. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • paced — [pāst] adj. 1. having a specified pace: used in hyphenated compounds [fast paced] 2. measured by paces or pacing 3. Horse Racing having its pace set by a pacemaker …   English World dictionary

  • paced — ˈpāst adjective 1. a. : having a specified speed or gait usually used in combination a fair paced stroke … should have the desired effect A.L.Goundrill b. : having the pace set by a pacemaker a paced mile c …   Useful english dictionary

  • paced — [[t]pe͟ɪst[/t]] ADJ: adv ADJ If you talk about the way that something such as a film or book is paced, you are referring to the speed at which the story is told. This excellent thriller is fast paced and believable. ...good special effects and… …   English dictionary

  • paced — /payst/, adj. 1. having a specified or indicated pace (usually used in combination): fast paced. 2. counted out or measured by paces. 3. run at a pace set by a pacesetter. [1575 85; PACE1 + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • paced — peɪst adj. having a particular pace (e.g. fast paced ); measured by steps; running at a set pace peɪs n. step, stride; tempo; rate; speed of progress v. take regular steps; regulate the speed of; walk back and forth (especially while absorbed… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • paced — /peɪst/ (say payst) adjective 1. having a specified pace: slow paced. 2. counted out or measured by paces. 3. Racing run at a pace determined by a pacemaker. {pac(e)1 + ed2} …   Australian English dictionary

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  • PACED — Program for Advanced Concepts in Electronic Design ( > IEEE Standard Dictionary ) …   Acronyms von A bis Z

  • paced — paste …   American English homophones

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