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  • adj. comparative form of pacey: more pacey
  • adj. comparative form of pacy: more pacy


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  • It's extraordinary how you restructure a film and make it better, pacier and still keep story sense.

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  • Chanaka Welegedara will most likely take the new ball with him, though Dhammika Prasad, a surprise pick when India were thrashed at the P Sara Oval in Colombo two years ago, and Dilhara Fernando offer pacier options.

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  • I'd sit behind Brian Bendis and Ed Brubaker with a cattle prod, and every time they turn in two issues of script, I'd force them to distill them down to one pacier script, all the while cackling madly and screaming, "Strunk and White say 'Omit Needless Words', b****es!" as I zap them in very uncomfortable places.

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  • It makes for a tighter, neater narrative structure and a pacier escalation towards the conclusion.

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  • The unfortunate thing about this film is it's length, it does feel very long and I do feel that it could have done with several cuts to make the story somewhat pacier.

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  • The Chief Inspector has suggested a complete overhaul of the good book, reducing it to a pacier 250 pages, a greater focus on “Floods and brimstone and other cool stuff” and a possible rewrite by Dan Brown to “Sex the whole thing up a bit.”

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  • I think many folks looking for a pacier, more accessible read will judge it to be slow and depressing.

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  • Of course, the more linguistically complex the prose, the more opaque it can become for many readers who prefer their prose pared-down for a pacier narrative, and the less likely they then are to find that pay-off.

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  • "It's still the same wildlife stories and hard-hitting environmental stories, but it's a more jam-packed, pacier show," explains anchor presenter Ntokozo Mbuli.


  • Otherwise, he and Watson began to show their liking for what appeared a slightly pacier pitch than many had anticipated but an even one too.

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