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  Words related to track

Related / Similar Words: running, racetrack, racecourse, raceway, cart track, cartroad, rail, rails, data track, caterpillar track, caterpillar tread, lead, trail, cut, path, course, traverse, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across, chase, chase after, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after

 

Definition:
  • the act of participating in an athletic competition involving running on a track;
  • a course over which races are run;
  • any road or path affording passage especially a rough one;
  • a bar or bars of rolled steel making a track along which vehicles can roll;
  • a pair of parallel rails providing a runway for wheels;
  • a groove on a phonograph recording;
  • (computer science) one of the circular magnetic paths on a magnetic disk that serve as a guide for writing and reading data;
  • an endless metal belt on which tracked vehicles move over the ground;
  • evidence pointing to a possible solution; "the police are following a promising lead"; "the trail led straight to the perpetrator";
  • 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";
  • 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";
  • make tracks upon;
  • travel across or pass over; "The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day";
  • go after with the intent to catch; "The policeman chased the mugger down the alley"; "the dog chased the rabbit";
  • carry on the feet and deposit; "track mud into the house";
  • observe or plot the moving path of something; "track a missile";

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    See Also: tag along, chase away, drive out, turn back, drive away, dispel, drive off, run off

     

    Hyponyms: cinder track, dirt track, racing circuit, circuit, speedway, portage, trail, third rail, railroad track, railroad, railway, tramline, tramway, streetcar track, half track, collision course, inside track, round, steps, swath, belt, tramp, stride, walk, crisscross, ford, bridge, jaywalk, drive, take, course, hop, quest, hound, hunt, trace, run down

     

    Part Meronyms: track meet, railroad track, railroad, railway, tramline, tramway, streetcar track, tracked vehicle

     

    Derivational Morphology: race, run, rail, train, chase, chase after, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, course, traverse, cover, cross, pass over, get over, get across, cut through, cut across, crossing, crosswalk, crossover, path, traversal, traverser, lead, tracker, trailing, tracking, shadow, shadower, shadowing, tailing, pursuer, chaser, pursuit, following

     

     
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