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Usage examples for apace

  1. But Minturn did not get weary apparently, and under this new division of the toil the number of holes grew apace – Taken Alive by E. P. Roe
  2. 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
  3. My spells do work apace – The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886 by Ministry of Education
  4. So the first new cabin went up apace – The Maid of the Whispering Hills by Vingie E. Roe
  5. A small portion of them, for want of apace were stationed on the hill side. – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009
  6. It whispered in the sunshine: " The winter comes apace – New-Poems by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  7. " 'As soon as it is finished, and the time is coming on apace – John Leech, His Life and Work. Vol. 1 by William Powell Frith
  8. 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
  9. Finally, as the hour grows apace John thinks it time for him to be going. – Miss Caprice by St. George Rathborne
  10. But they had not gone very far when it began to rain and thunder and lighten in a most dreadful manner, and night came on apace and stumbling along in the darkness, they reached Doubting Castle, and the lord thereof, Giant Despair, took them and threw them into a dark and dismal dungeon. – The Worlds Greatest Books Vol. II: Fiction by Arthur Mee, J. A. Hammerton, Eds.
  11. Into each streaming face Glides the hot sun apace –  by
  12. The act continued, and admiration grew apace – The Whirligig of Time by Wayland Wells Williams
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. Be that as it may, however, the needlewomen worked apace the trousseau was fully provided, and Monday night, the eve of the wedding day, Tuesday, the seventh of January, anno domini 1868, found everything ready for the auspicious event. – Caught in a Trap by John C. Hutcheson
  16. His bitterness grew apace and before he died he was a genuinely pathetic figure. – Paul Jones by Hutchins Hapgood
  17. And with that Christian suddenly started up, and sped him on his way, and went apace till be came to the top of the hill. – The Works of John Bunyan Volume 3 by John Bunyan
  18. It was Arthur's work to teach others how dark and mysterious are the ways of Providence, but he had not himself half learned that lesson in all its strange reality; but the lesson was coming on apace each stride of his swift- footed beast brought him nearer to the great shock waiting for him upon the study table, where Thomas, his man, had put it. – The Rector of St. Mark's by Mary J. Holmes
  19. 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