retrace one's steps

Definition of retrace one's steps

  1. :  to go back along the one way has come He had to retrace his steps to find his keys.

Word by Word Definitions

stepplay steps
  1. :  a rest for the foot in ascending or descending: such as

    :  one of a series of structures consisting of a riser and a tread

    :  a ladder rung

  1. :  to move by raising the foot and bringing it down elsewhere or by moving each foot in succession

    :  dance

    :  to go on foot :  walk


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