pace out - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theypace out
he/she/itpaces out
present participlepacing out
past tensepaced out
past participlepaced out

or pace off

  1. to measure a distance by counting the number of steps that you need to walk from one end of something to the other

    I had already paced out the dimensions of my new home.

See also main entry: pace