What does backtrack mean?

Definitions for backtrack
ˈbækˌtrækback·track

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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

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How to say backtrack in sign language?

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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

Examples of backtrack in a Sentence

  1. Tammy Cooper:

    You backtrack on everything that you ever believed in, everything about your safety, if you can't trust the government about water, what can you trust them about ?

  2. Ginette Bott:

    We are hopeful that there are no more candies out there, we are in the process this morning of trying to backtrack through the one million pounds of food we received this month and trace what we can.

  3. Mahmoud Abbas:

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

  4. Sonny Perdue:

    While China may backtrack, @POTUS is steadfast in his support for U.S. farmers and directed @USDA to work on a plan quickly.

  5. 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.

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Translations for backtrack

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  • отстъпка, връщам се, отстъпвамBulgarian
  • ZurückverfolgenGerman
  • retroceder, retroceso, repasarSpanish
  • رد گم کردنPersian
  • parcheggiare contropista, analizzare, retrocessione, ripassare, arretrare, retrocedere, rivedereItalian
  • breken metDutch
  • отступать, отходитьRussian
  • gå tillbakaSwedish

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