change of pace

noun phrase

Definition of change of pace

1 : changeup
2 : an interruption of continuity by a shift to a different activity

First Known Use of change of pace

1883, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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change of pace


English Language Learners Definition of change of pace

: a new activity or situation that comes after another activity or situation which has lasted for a long time

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a period when something is suspended

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