PACE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of pace
Definition:
n. single movement from one foot to the other in walking; slow gait; step
Example:
Their interest grew stronger, and their industry kept pace with it.
Sentence in Classic:
Boland, his friend, marched beside him, a large grin on his face, while Nash came on a few steps behind, blowing from the pace and wagging his great red head.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
I kept her brown figure always in my eye and, when we came near the point at which our ways diverged, I quickened my pace and passed her.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
From the instant that we passed the rise, we could no longer see the vehicle, but we hastened onward at such a pace that my sedentary life began to tell upon me, and I was compelled to fall behind.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
He trotted along awhile; then slackened his pace, fearing he was gaining too fast; moved on a piece, then stopped altogether; listened; no sound; none, save that he seemed to hear the beating of his own heart.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
But her pace never changed, and Vronsky, feeling a spatter of mud in his face, realized that he was once more the same distance from Gladiator.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Alexey Alexandrovitch flung the telegram down, and flushing a little, got up and began to pace up and down the room.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Now, on the contrary, the feeling of joy and peace was keener than ever, and thought could not keep pace with feeling.
Anna Karenina(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The general looked the captain up and down as he came up panting, slackening his pace as he approached.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Such a storm of feelings, thoughts, and memories suddenly arose within him that he could not fall asleep, nor even remain in one place, but had to jump up and pace the room with rapid steps.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The shaft horse swung steadily beneath the bow over its head, with no thought of slackening pace and ready to put on speed when required.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Alpatych entered the innyard at a quicker pace than usual and went straight to the shed where his horses and trap were.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context