Noun Definition


1.Definition: a step in walking or running

Related Noun(s):stride, tread

Category: General

2.Definition: a unit of length equal to 3 feet; defined as 91.44 centimeters; originally taken to be the average length of a stride

Related Noun(s):yard

Category: General

3.Definition: the distance covered by a step

"He stepped off ten paces from the old tree and began to dig"

Related Noun(s):footstep, step, stride

Category: General

4.Definition: the rate of moving (especially walking or running)

Related Noun(s):gait

Category: General

5.Definition: the rate of some repeating event

Related Noun(s):tempo

Category: General

6.Definition: the relative speed of progress or change

"He lived at a fast pace", "He works at a great rate", "The pace of events accelerated"

Related Noun(s):rate

Category: General