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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The first known use of change of pace was in 1883

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“Change of pace.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/change%20of%20pace. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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change of pace

noun

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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