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retrace

US [ˌriˈtreɪs]
UK [rɪˈtreɪs]
  • v.折回;追溯;沿原路返回;重走(别人走过的路线)
  • Web回顾;回扫;重描
Simple Present:retraces  Present Participle:retracing  Past Tense:retraced  
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v.
1.
~ sth
沿原路返回;折回to go back along exactly the same path or route that you have come along
She turned around and began to retrace her steps towards the house.
她转身沿原路向那栋房子走去。
2.
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重走(别人走过的路线)to make the same trip that sb else has made in the past
They are hoping to retrace the epic voyage of Christopher Columbus.
他们期待着沿哥伦布的壮丽航程进行一次航行。
3.
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追溯;找出;回顾to find out what sb has done or where they have been
Detectives are trying to retrace her movements on the night she disappeared.
侦探试图查出她失踪当晚的行踪。

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