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Usage examples for apace

  1. It whispered in the sunshine: " The winter comes apace." – New-Poems by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  2. My spells do work apace! – The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886 by Ministry of Education
  3. Finally, as the hour grows apace, John thinks it time for him to be going. – Miss Caprice by St. George Rathborne
  4. The history of many a nation, and of many a family, teaches that where the rule is slothful all evils grow apace; and it is that natural energy and earnestness, deepened and hallowed by the Christian life, which here is enjoined as the true Christian way of discharging the function of ruling, which, in some form or another, devolves on almost all of us. – Expositions of Holy Scripture: Romans Corinthians (To II Corinthians, Chap. V) by Alexander Maclaren
  5. Old age was coming on apace; they were both past fifty and were weary enough of the struggle. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola
  6. The first falling leaves of the season rose and fell like wounded birds; heavy clouds gathered in the sky, and the night was coming on apace. – A Woodland Queen, Complete by Andre Theuriet Last Updated: March 3, 2009
  7. Modern science makes so many strides every year, every day, that it is practically impossible for an amateur to keep apace. – Death Points a Finger by Will Levinrew
  8. Mr. Shane's agitation was so curious, and the air with which he proclaimed himself a beggar was so wild, that Bertie's surprise grew apace. – A Hero of Romance by Richard Marsh
  9. The act continued, and admiration grew apace. – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
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