Definitions for backtrackˈbækˌtræk

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word backtrack

Princeton's WordNet

  1. backtrack, turn back, double back(verb)

    retrace one's course

    "The hikers got into a storm and had to turn back"

Wiktionary

  1. backtrack(Noun)

    the act of backtracking

  2. backtrack(Verb)

    to retrace one's steps

    I dropped my sunglasses and had to backtrack to find them.

  3. backtrack(Verb)

    to repeat or review work already done

    If we backtrack through this problem, maybe we can figure out where we went wrong.

  4. backtrack(Verb)

    To taxi down an active runway in the opposite direction to that being used for takeoff

    Speedbird One: Enter and backtrack Runway 27 Left

Freebase

  1. BackTrack

    BackTrack was a distribution based on the Debian GNU/Linux distribution aimed at digital forensics and penetration testing use. It was named after backtracking, a search algorithm. In March 2013 the Offensive Security team later replaced it with a successor product, Kali Linux.

Anagrams for backtrack »

  1. trackback, TrackBack

  2. TrackBack

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of backtrack in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of backtrack in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mahmoud Abbas:

    We will not backtrack from our position in demanding that international legitimacy be achieved.

  2. Raymond Foster:

    [Law enforcement] could also be dropping remote motion sensors to ensure that the escapees don’t backtrack on them, some motion sensors take a picture, some report back that someone is walking in that area.

  3. Rusty Hotchkiss:

    We tried to go over the smoke at first but we couldn't see down through it so we had to backtrack, we had to go down really low and take it slow. We're taking a very slow speed, just making sure we could see just what was in front of us.

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Translations for backtrack

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • отстъпка, връщам се, отстъпвамBulgarian
  • retroceder, retroceso, repasarSpanish
  • parcheggiare contropista, analizzare, retrocessione, ripassare, arretrare, retrocedere, rivedereItalian
  • отступать, отходитьRussian
  • gå tillbakaSwedish

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