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apace

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/ əˈpeɪs /
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adverb
with speed; quickly; swiftly.
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Origin of apace

First recorded in 1275–1325; Middle English a pas(e) “at a (good) pace”; see a-1, pace1
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British Dictionary definitions for apace

apace
/ (əˈpeɪs) /

adverb
quickly; rapidly

Word Origin for apace

C14: probably from Old French à pas, at a (good) pace
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