from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To trace again or back: retraced their steps.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To trace again; to go back over something, usually in an attempt of rediscovery.
- n. The period when the beam of the cathode-ray tube returns to its initial horizontal position in order to start the next line of the display.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To trace back, as a line.
- transitive v. To go back, in or over (a previous course); to go over again in a reverse direction
- transitive v. To trace over again, or renew the outline of, as a drawing; to draw again.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To trace or track backward; go over again in the reverse direction: as, to retrace one's steps.
- To trace back to an original source; trace out by investigation or consideration.
- To trace again; renew the lines of: as, to retrace the defaced outline of a drawing.
- To rehearse; repeat.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. to go back over again
- v. reassemble mentally
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As Mei tries to retrace Kaili's steps, so does Lin retrace his own past ... and he carries a secret to the case that no one would ever expect.
View image of page the timid cloud arise; and bidding "patience" again retrace her steps to the height
Now this morning there is scope for pullbacks with 825.52 your first short term retrace target.
The is, you especially retrace which is which until it is otherwise late.
After a significant price move, up or down, prices often "retrace" most or all of the original move.
In just the last year, this has happened more than once, and we could go back further and retrace the gradual buildup to this moment.
The uprisings now sweeping the Arab world threaten to retrace that familiar arc.
Keep following it around to the right don't take the left turn and walk along the valley ridge.3 At the point you first see the sea, take the path that leads downhill.4 Go over a footbridge and down a set of wooden steps to the beach.5 To return, simply retrace your steps.
Leaving Mexico you simply exit off of Highway 85 onto Coloso and retrace the outbound route.
Viewers will retrace Tony's steps through flashbacks, but Weatherly also promises a deeper dive into Tony's mind when NCIS shrink Cranston Wendy Makkena returns.