pace of life

Definition of pace of life

  1. —used to refer to the speed at which changes and events occur <She liked the fast pace of life in the city.> <We moved to a small town, seeking a slower pace of life.>

Word by Word Definitions

paceplay
  1. :  rate of movement

    :  an established rate of locomotion

    :  rate of progress

  1. :  to walk with often slow or measured tread

    :  to move along :  proceed

    :  to cover at a walk

  1. :  contrary to the opinion of

lifeplay
  1. :  the quality that distinguishes a vital and functional being from a dead body

    :  a principle or force that is considered to underlie the distinctive quality of animate beings

    :  an organismic state characterized by capacity for metabolism (see metabolism 1), growth, reaction to stimuli, and reproduction

  1. :  of or relating to animate being

    :  lifelong

    :  using a living model


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