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pace

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1. noun SPOR physical speed2. noun CINE, LIT speed of action3. noun step, stride4. verb set rhythm, speed5. verb stride
phrases
1 noun especially SPOR physical speedluas masc1  c m udrive at a steady pace tiomáin ar luas seastahis pace quickened in the last mile ghéaraigh a luas sa mhíle deiridhwalk at a leisurely pace siúil go deas réidh, siúil ar do shuaimhneasto walk at a slow pace siúl go mallthey were moving at a sharp pace bhí luas géar fúthu, bhí siúl géar fúthuhe was beaten by the pace of the shot luas an urchair a bhuail éshe has great pace tá luas iontach inti, tá sí an-sciobtha, tá sí iontach gasta 2 noun also CINE, LIT speed of actionluas masc1  c m uthe pace of life here is very slow bíonn an saol breá réidh anseoorders are coming in at a slow pace tá na horduithe ag teacht isteach go mallwe'll never be finished at this pace ní bheimid réidh go brách má théann rudaí ar aghaidh mar seo he did the course at his own pace rinne sé an cúrsa ar a luas féin the pace of change is too slow níl an t-athrú ag tarlú tapa go leorthey slowed the pace of the match mhoilligh siad luas an chluiche
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun step, stridecéim fem2  c m ucoiscéim fem2  c m ushe took a couple of paces backward thug sí cúpla coiscéim ar gcúl 4 verb set rhythm, speed TRANSITIVEshe paces her stories well cuireann sí luas maith faoina scéalta, gluaiseann a scéalta ar aghaidh go deashe paced himself ghearr sé a luas féin, d'aimsigh sé a luas féinthey're pacing themselves for the final tá siad á spáráil féin don chluiche ceannais 5 verb stride
INTRANSITIVEsiúil verb  c m uhe was pacing up and down bhí sé ag siúl síos agus suas
TRANSITIVEsiúil verb  c m ushe was pacing the floor bhí sí ag siúl an urláir, bhí sí ag siúl síos suas an t-urlár
phrases

at pace

ar luasgo gastago tapayou have to practice at pace caithfidh tú cleachtadh ar luas

at twenty paces

(also

at 100 paces

) i bhfad uaitó chian

to force the pace of sth

dlús a chur faoi ruddeifir a chur le rud

to keep pace

1 with progress coinneáil suascoimeád suas chun dáta 2 SPOR in racecoinneáil suas

to keep pace with sb/sth

1 markets, funding, etccoinneáil le duine/rudwe have to keep pace with the latest technology caithfimid coinneáil cab ar chab leis an teicneolaíocht is déanaí 2 SPOR in racecoinneáil le duine/rudshe was keeping pace with the leading group bhí sí cos ar chos leis an ngrúpa tosaigh

to set the pace

1 establish rate, standard, etcan caighdeán a shocrúan caighdeán a leagan síos 2 establish speed SPORan luas a leagan síosan luas a ghearradh

to stand the pace

1 (also

to take the pace

) be able to keep up, be successful, etcbheith in ann aigebheith ábalta aige
2 physically: in race etc SPORbheith in ann ag an luashe's well able to stand the pace tá sé breá ábalta ag an luas, ní chuirfidh an luas isteach air

to go through your paces

do cheird a chleachtadh

to put sb/sth through their paces

he put the students through their paces chuir sé tástáil ar na scoláiríthey put the horse through its paces chuir siad an capall ar a thriail, thástáil siad an capall

to show your paces

do chumas a thaispeáint

to be off the pace

1 in race: falling behind SPORbheith ar gcúlhe's ten seconds off the pace tá sé deich soicind ar gcúlshe looks off the pace today dealraíonn sé nach bhfuil sí i mbarr a maitheasa inniu 2 be behind (in ideas, popularity, etc)bheith chun deiridh ar chúrsaíthe series is a bit off the pace tá an tsraith beagán chun deiridh ar chúrsaí

pace

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