PACE(redirected from putting through paces)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to putting through paces: out of commission, at least, touch base, put the kibosh on, at the expense of, so much for, take it for granted
PACEabbreviation for POLICE AND CRIMINAL EVIDENCE Act.
PACE. A measure of length containing two feet and a half; the geometrical pace is five feet long. The common pace is the length of a step; the geometrical is the length of two steps, or the whole space passed over by the same foot from one step to another.