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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quickly, rapidly, speedily, chop-chop, apaceadverb

    with rapid movements

    "he works quickly"


  1. apaceadverb

    Quickly, rapidly, with speed.

    Construction of the new offices is proceeding apace.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Apaceadverb

    with a quick pace; quick; fast; speedily

    Etymology: [Pref. a- + pace. OE. a pas at a walk, in which a is the article. See Pace.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Apace

    a-pās′, adv. at a quick pace: swiftly: fast: said of the flight of time generally. [Prep. a, and Pace.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of apace in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of apace in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of apace in a Sentence

  1. Sergio Galvan:

    We're very upbeat about credit demand, but we'll have to see how the capitalization of banks evolves and whether it can keep apace with this appetite for credit.

  2. Gigi Sohn:

    Youre going to have a situation where the kids in Montgomery County proceed apace and the kids and P.G. County fall further behind.

  3. Steve Vladeck:

    These cases had been closely watched by everyone with financial interests in Puerto Rico because of the potential implications of a ruling that the oversight board Congress created in response to the financial crisis was unconstitutionally created -- and the massive uncertainty such a decision could have caused for all manner of contracts, investments, and debts, by upholding the board's composition, the Supreme Court today has taken the air out of challenges to the board -- such that its work can proceed apace.

  4. Shakespeare A Lover's Complaint 279:

    This said, his watery eyes he did dismount, Whose sights till then were levell'd on my face; Each cheek a river running from a fount With brinish current downward flow'd apace: O, how the channel to the stream gave grace!

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