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  • adjective Alternative spelling of pacey.

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Examples

  • FWIW, my son had a "pacy" that was a specialty type for preemies.

    Deliverance

  • Although it's hard to see his cuteness in his short hair, it's his bubbly personality that would turn into serious faces later, even his "pacy" facial expression is believable.

    GollyDays: ARASHI woke up my blog life

  • All the Dead Voices by Declan Hughes - Irish crime that is "energetic, pacy and vivid."

    Books

  • That day he approached the crease in his characteristically pacy, bouncy yet sleek, light-of-foot fashion—a ninja crossed with a wrecking ball—shoulders low and chest open, purring up through the gears before his high-speed wind-up, prelude to a low-angle slingshot-fling of the ball.

    The Paradox of Shoaib Akhtar

  • The logic of his self-diagnosed condition was faultless, emotionally gripping, played-downand pacy.

    Culture

  • All the Dead Voices by Declan Hughes - Irish crime that is "energetic, pacy and vivid."

    PETRONA

  • But when Gloucestershire began their pursuit of a target of seven runs an over, they were soon in trouble against the pacy spin of Afridi.

    Shahid Afridi shows Hampshire what he can do with five-wicket blitz

  • Writer Robert Popper's now-established comic rhythm is pacy and fresh in a way you wouldn't expect of a family sitcom.

    Tonight's TV highlights: Asian Gracefully | Benidorm | Friday Night Dinner | The Simpsons | Ron Sexsmith: Love Shines | Treme

  • Real successfully closed down Barça's creative midfielders and pacy forwards and had much the better of the first half before Pepe crashed a header off the post in the 44th minute with the goalkeeper José Manuel Pinto well beaten.

    Barcelona 0-1 Real Madrid | Copa del Rey match report

  • City of Fear is a tight, pacy police procedural, in which three Indiana college girls hit New York for their spring break.

    February 2009

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