keep pace with


: to go or make progress at the same speed as (someone or something else)
Our production can't keep pace with the orders coming in.
The law has not kept pace with technology.

Examples of keep pace with in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Simultaneously studios need to ramp up spending on content for their streaming services to keep pace with industry leader Netflix just as demand tails off for the incumbent entertainment industry’s once lucrative linear programming and news channels such as Zaslav’s own TBS and CNN. Bychristiaan Hetzner, Fortune, 10 Nov. 2023 Many issues at the heart of the talks are standard, including higher wages that keep pace with rising costs of living, more stable schedules and more funds for health care. Emma Goldberg, New York Times, 27 Oct. 2023 Those issues are: a union proposal to pay actors a share of streaming revenue, an increase in minimums to keep pace with inflation, and regulations on artificial intelligence. Gene Maddaus, Variety, 19 Oct. 2023 Others are simply victims of the cruel math of survival in L.A. — wages don’t keep pace with the cost of living and housing — and Black and Latino people are hit hardest. Steve Lopez, Los Angeles Times, 14 Oct. 2023 But the funding formula has failed to keep pace with inflation and a steep increase in staffing expenses, among other shortcomings, MLK leaders said. Emily Alpert Reyes, Los Angeles Times, 10 Nov. 2023 The pair managed to keep pace with each other throughout the marathon on Sunday, as Holmes wore an all-black athletic outfit while Robach opted for a dark green top and black leggings. Brenton Blanchet, Peoplemag, 6 Nov. 2023 Advertisement The Golden State’s high housing costs are often tied to construction failing to keep pace with population and economic growth. Jonathan Lansner, San Diego Union-Tribune, 5 Nov. 2023 Lock screen widgets are still not back in Android 14, but because Google tries to keep pace with iOS, widgets are probably a lock to appear in Android 15 or 16. Ron Amadeo, Ars Technica, 29 Oct. 2023 See More

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“Keep pace with.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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