tracked

adjective
\ ˈtrakt How to pronounce tracked (audio) \

Definition of tracked

1 : traveling on endless metal belts instead of wheels
2 : moving along a rail a tracked air-cushion vehicle

Examples of tracked in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The depot is Texarkana’s biggest employer with 3,500 civilian workers who repair and refurbish a wide variety of tracked and wheeled vehicles for the Army. Sig Christenson, San Antonio Express-News, 30 Sep. 2021 There are more multi-tracked vocals, more guitars and many of the songs are more direct. Jem Aswad, Variety, 17 Sep. 2021 The vast majority of the 2,200 cars made will lead lives of pampered seclusion, rarely driven, much less tracked. Dan Neil, WSJ, 12 June 2021 However, the guide’s preferences, including for non-tracked classes, will influence teachers, school districts, teacher training and curriculum publishers. Howard Blume Staff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 21 May 2021 Once on land, the tracked and armored vehicles transport troops to and from battlefields before returning to their ships. Andrew Dyer, San Diego Union-Tribune, 25 Mar. 2021 But what really stood out was the song’s harmonic intricacy: a multi-tracked chorale of Colliers, swerving through jazzy extensions and gnarly near-dissonances that resolved in surprising ways. New York Times, 11 Mar. 2021 As school systems around the country work to address entrenched educational inequities, these experiments provide insights into the benefits and challenges of doing away with tracked classes and gifted programs. NBC News, 14 Oct. 2020 Some of Kim’s demos of the newer songs were well tracked and fully arranged. Roy Mcdonald, Los Angeles Times, 9 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of tracked

1926, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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7 Oct 2021

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“Tracked.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tracked. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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