adverb \ə-ˈpās\

: at a fast speed or pace

Full Definition of APACE

:  at a quick pace :  swiftly <growing apace>
:  abreast —used with of or with <trying to keep apace with changes in technology>

Examples of APACE

  1. Development on the project continued apace.
  2. <the end of another year is hastening apace>

Origin of APACE

Middle English, probably from Middle French à pas on step
First Known Use: 14th century


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