Definitions for pacesetterˈpeɪsˌsɛt ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pace•set•terˈpeɪsˌsɛt ər(n.)

  1. a person or group that serves as a model to be imitated or followed; leader.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  2. one that sets the pace, as in racing.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

    Ref: Also called pacemaker. 1

Origin of pacesetter:

1890–95

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pacesetter, pacemaker(noun)

    a leading instance in its field

    "the new policy will be a pacesetter in community relations"

  2. pacer, pacemaker, pacesetter(noun)

    a horse used to set the pace in racing

Wiktionary

  1. pacesetter(Noun)

    A person who determines the rate of action through leading.

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