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synonyms for pacing

  • checking
  • filing
  • hiking
  • parading
  • patrolling
  • policing
  • proceeding
  • stepping
  • walking
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How to use pacing in a sentence

His pacing had brought him to the opposite end of the board, where stood the cup of wine madame had poured for Marius.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
The men were about to fight when the others interfered, saying it was only fair a third party should do the pacing.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
The governor was pacing back and forth in his private office, talking with the sheriff who sat near-by.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
To attain this end the student should begin by pacing some length of road where the distances are well known.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
You might be pacing the tiled hall of a suburban villa, rather than the House of God.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
A long, portable cage had been put together on the stage during the intermission, and within it the ten pacing beasts.
THE REAL LATIN QUARTERF. BERKELEY SMITH
Hartledon was in the library, pacing about incessantly in the darkness, for the room was only lighted by the fire.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Then they turned the corner and found Lady Victoria, an opera-cloak thrown over her night-clothes, pacing up and down the veranda.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Thyrsis in these days was like a wild animal in a cage; pacing back and forth and testing every corner of his prison.
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
Boyson shook his head, lit a cigar, and spent some time longer pacing up and down the veranda.
MARRIAGE LA MODEMRS. HUMPHRY WARD
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PACING

  • checking
  • filing
  • hiking
  • pacing
  • parading
  • patrolling
  • policing
  • proceeding
  • stepping
  • walking
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.