"track" in the noun sense
1. path, track, course
a line or route along which something travels or moves
"the hurricane demolished houses in its path"
"the track of an animal"
"the course of the river"
2. lead, track, trail
evidence pointing to a possible solution
"the police are following a promising lead"
"the trail led straight to the perpetrator"
a pair of parallel rails providing a runway for wheels
4. racetrack, racecourse, raceway, track
a course over which races are run
5. cut, track
a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc
"he played the first cut on the cd"
"the title track of the album"
6. track, caterpillar track, caterpillar tread
an endless metal belt on which tracked vehicles move over the ground
7. track, data track
computer science) one of the circular magnetic paths on a magnetic disk that serve as a guide for writing and reading data
a groove on a phonograph recording
9. track, rail, rails, runway
a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll
10. track, cart track, cartroad
any road or path affording passage especially a rough one
11. track, running
the act of participating in an athletic competition involving running on a track
"track" in the verb sense
carry on the feet and deposit
"track mud into the house"
observe or plot the moving path of something
"track a missile"
3. chase, chase after, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track
go after with the intent to catch
"The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"
"the dog chased the rabbit"
4. traverse, track, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across
travel across or pass over
"The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day"
make tracks upon
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