What is the adjective for pace?

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Included below are past participle and present participle forms for the verb pace which may be used as adjectives within certain contexts.

  1. (cricket) Describing a bowler who bowls fast balls.
  1. (chiefly sports) fast, rapid, speedy.
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  3. Examples:
    1. “It was fitting that this pacey, engaging, if not top standard, game should be decided by a goal of beauty.”
      “York weathered the onslaught and their stylised and pacey three-quarters in turn began to threaten.”
      “The second of the three parts, into which the book is divided, suffers from narratorial water-treading, but most chapters are pacey and taut.”
  1. Alternative spelling of pacey
  2. Examples:
    1. “They always play a really expansive game, a really quick game with lots of pacy players, but they've always had a bit of size about them as well.”
      “We took the decision to walk the last 7 miles at a pacy 4 mile an hour rate.”
      “There are some classic performances in a pacy and innovative production for the Swan's winter season.”
  1. Defining a pace
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  3. Examples:
    1. “There’s no dearth of two-step and zydeco rhythm on “Alligator Purse” (Yep Roc), an upbeat new release by BeauSoleil, the pacesetting Cajun-revivalist band.”
      “The Netherlands also played a pacesetting role in Europe, and has endeavoured to get major emissions reductions agreed.”
      “Bailey piloted Ice Wynnd Fire to a pacesetting win in Saturday's race.”
  1. superlative form of pacey: most pacey
  2. superlative form of pacy: most pacy
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  4. Examples:
    1. “At least in van Aanholt Sunderland had their paciest player to try and deal with the winger.”
      “That evening, Sotheby's staged one of the paciest and most record-laden Old Master sales of recent years.”
      “There are three compelling reasons why the Premier League's paciest primate will find himself at another club next season.”
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