untread

verb
un·​tread | \ ˌən-ˈtred How to pronounce untread (audio) \
untreaded; untreading; untreads

Definition of untread

transitive verb

archaic
: to tread back : retrace

First Known Use of untread

1593, in the meaning defined above

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“Untread.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untread. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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