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Translation of "pace" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /peis/
a step paso He took a pace forward.
speed of movement paso a fast pace.
pacemaker noun
(medical) an electronic device to make the heart beats regular or stronger marcapasos He wears a heart pacemaker.
a person who sets the speed of a race. liebre
keep pace with
to go as fast as llevar el mismo paso, ir al mismo ritmo He kept pace with the car on his motorbike.
pace out phrasal verb
to measure by walking along, across etc with even steps medir a pasos She paced out the room.
put someone etc through his etc paces
to make someone etc show what he etc can do poner a alguien a prueba He put his new car through its paces.
set the pace
to go forward at a particular speed which everyone else has to follow marcar el paso; marcar la pauta Her experiments set the pace for future research.
show one’s paces
to show what one can do mostrar uno sus habilidades/talentos They made the horse show its paces.
(Definition of pace from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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