Track - (n.) A mark left by something that has passed along; as, the track, or wake, of a ship; the track of a meteor; the track of a sled or a wheel.
Track - (n.) A mark or impression left by the foot, either of man or beast; trace; vestige; footprint.
Track - (n.) The entire lower surface of the foot; -- said of birds, etc.
Track - (n.) A road; a beaten path.
Track - (n.) Course; way; as, the track of a comet.
Track - (n.) A path or course laid out for a race, for exercise, etc.
Track - (n.) The permanent way; the rails.
Track - (n.) A tract or area, as of land.
Track - (v. t.) To follow the tracks or traces of; to pursue by following the marks of the feet; to trace; to trail; as, to track a deer in the snow.
Track - (v. t.) To draw along continuously, as a vessel, by a line, men or animals on shore being the motive power; to tow.
Hatrack - (n.) A hatstand; hattree.
tracked - (imp. & p. p.) of Track
tracking - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Track
Trackage - (n.) The act of tracking, or towing, as a boat; towage.
Tracker - (n.) One who, or that which, tracks or pursues, as a man or dog that follows game.
Tracker - (n.) In the organ, a light strip of wood connecting (in path) a key and a pallet, to communicate motion by pulling.
Trackless - (a.) Having no track; marked by no footsteps; untrodden; as, a trackless desert.
Trackmaster - (n.) One who has charge of the track; -- called also roadmaster.
Track-road - (n.) A towing path.
Trackscout - (n.) See Trackschuyt.
Tricktrack - (n.) An old game resembling backgammon.
Track - —n. 1 a mark(s) left by a person, animal, vehicle, etc. B (in pl.) Such marks, esp. Footprints. 2 rough path, esp. One beaten by use. 3 continuous railway line. 4 a racecourse; circuit. B prepared course for runners etc. 5 a groove on a gramophone record. B section of a record, cd, or magnetic tape containing one song etc. C lengthwise strip of magnetic tape containing a single sequence of signals. 6 line of travel (track of the comet). 7 band round the wheels of a tank etc. 8 line of thought or action. —v. 1 follow the track of. 2 trace (a course, development, etc.) By vestiges. 3 (often foll. By back, in, etc.) (of a film or television camera) move in relation to the subject being filmed. in one's tracks colloq. Where one stands, instantly (stopped him in his tracks). Keep (or lose) track of follow (or fail to follow) the course of. Make tracks colloq. Depart. Make tracks for colloq. Go in pursuit of or towards. Off the track away from the subject. Track down reach or capture by tracking. tracker n. [french trac]
Backing track - n. Recorded musical accompaniment.
Backtrack - v. 1 retrace one's steps. 2 reverse one's policy or opinion.
Cycle-track - n. (also cycle-way) path or road for bicycles.
One-track mind - n. Mind preoccupied with one subject.
Racetrack - n. 1 = *racecourse. 2 track for motor racing.
Sidetrack - v. Divert or diverge from the main course or issue.
Soundtrack - n. 1 the sound element of a film or videotape. 2 recording of this made available separately. 3 any single track in a multi-track recording.
Tracker dog - n. Police dog tracking by scent.
Track events - n.pl. Running-races as opposed to jumping etc.
Track record - n. Person's past performance.
Track shoe - n. Runner's spiked shoe.
Track suit - n. Loose warm suit worn for exercising etc.
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