AskDefine | Define backtrack

Dictionary Definition

backtrack v : retrace one's course; "The hikers got into a storm and had to turn back" [syn: turn back, double back]

User Contributed Dictionary




  1. to retrace one's steps
    I dropped my sunglasses and had to backtrack to find them.
  2. to repeat or review work already done
    If we backtrack through this problem, maybe we can figure out where we went wrong.

Extensive Definition

Backtrack may refer to:
backtrack in German: Backtrack
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