Meaning of “pace” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb us uk /peɪs/
pace about/up and down, etc

to walk around because you are worried or excited about something:

He kept pacing up and down, glancing at his watch.
pace yourself

to be careful not to do something too quickly so that you do not get too tired to finish it:

You must learn to pace yourself if you want to win.

(Definition of “pace verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)