Speedy vs Pacey - What's the difference?

speedy | pacey |


As adjectives the difference between speedy and pacey

is that speedy is rapid; swift while pacey is (chiefly|sports) fast, rapid, speedy.

speedy

English

Adjective

(er)
  • rapid; swift
  • Synonyms

    * fast, swift, quick, rapid * See also

    Derived terms

    * speedily * speediness * speedy delete * speedy deletion

    pacey

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • (chiefly, sports) fast, rapid, speedy.
  • *{{quote-news
  • , year=2011 , date=September 27 , author=Alistair Magowan , title=Bayern Munich 2 - 0 Man City , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=Not only were Jupp Heynckes' team pacey in attack but they were relentless in their pursuit of the ball once they had lost it, and as the game wore on they merely increased their dominance as City wilted in the Allianz Arena.}}