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apace

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adverb \ə-ˈpās\

Simple Definition of apace

  • : at a fast speed or pace

Full Definition of apace

  1. 1 :  at a quick pace :  swiftly <growing apace>

  2. 2 :  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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