Synonyms for track

Synonyms for (noun) track

Synonyms: track, running

Definition: the act of participating in an athletic competition involving running on a track

Similar words: track and field

Definition: participating in athletic sports performed on a running track or on the field associated with it


Synonyms: racecourse, racetrack, raceway, track

Definition: a course over which races are run

Similar words: course

Definition: facility consisting of a circumscribed area of land or water laid out for a sport

Usage: the course had only nine holes; the course was less than a mile


Synonyms: track, cart track, cartroad

Definition: any road or path affording passage especially a rough one

Similar words: road, route

Definition: an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation


Synonyms: runway, track, rail, rails

Definition: a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll

Similar words: bar

Definition: a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon

Usage: there were bars in the windows to prevent escape


Synonyms: track

Definition: a pair of parallel rails providing a runway for wheels

Similar words: artefact, artifact

Definition: a man-made object taken as a whole


Synonyms: track

Definition: a groove on a phonograph recording

Similar words: channel, groove

Definition: a long narrow furrow cut either by a natural process (such as erosion) or by a tool (as e.g. a groove in a phonograph record)


Synonyms: track, data track

Definition: (computer science) one of the circular magnetic paths on a magnetic disk that serve as a guide for writing and reading data

Similar words: itinerary, path, route

Definition: an established line of travel or access


Synonyms: track, caterpillar track, caterpillar tread

Definition: an endless metal belt on which tracked vehicles move over the ground

Similar words: belt

Definition: endless loop of flexible material between two rotating shafts or pulleys


Synonyms: lead, track, trail

Definition: evidence pointing to a possible solution

Usage: the police are following a promising lead; the trail led straight to the perpetrator

Similar words: grounds, evidence

Definition: your basis for belief or disbelief; knowledge on which to base belief

Usage: the evidence that smoking causes lung cancer is very compelling


Synonyms: cut, track

Definition: a distinct selection of music from a recording or a compact disc

Usage: he played the first cut on the cd; the title track of the album

Similar words: excerpt, excerption, extract, selection

Definition: a passage selected from a larger work

Usage: he presented excerpts from William James' philosophical writings


Synonyms: path, track, course

Definition: a line or route along which something travels or moves

Usage: the hurricane demolished houses in its path; the track of an animal; the course of the river

Similar words: line

Definition: a spatial location defined by a real or imaginary unidimensional extent

Synonyms for (verb) track

Synonyms: track

Definition: make tracks upon

Similar words: make, create

Definition: make or cause to be or to become

Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor


Synonyms: pass over, track, traverse, cover, cross, cut across, cut through, get across, get over

Definition: travel across or pass over

Usage: The caravan covered almost 100 miles each day

Similar words: go across, go through, pass

Definition: go across or through

Usage: We passed the point where the police car had parked; A terrible thought went through his mind


Synonyms: chase, chase after, dog, tag, tail, track, trail, go after, give chase

Definition: go after with the intent to catch

Usage: The policeman chased the mugger down the alley; the dog chased the rabbit

Similar words: pursue, follow

Definition: follow in or as if in pursuit

Usage: The police car pursued the suspected attacker; Her bad deed followed her and haunted her dreams all her life


Synonyms: track

Definition: carry on the feet and deposit

Usage: track mud into the house

Similar words: bring in, introduce

Definition: bring in a new person or object into a familiar environment

Usage: He brought in a new judge; The new secretary introduced a nasty rumor


Synonyms: track

Definition: observe or plot the moving path of something

Usage: track a missile

Similar words: observe

Definition: watch attentively

Usage: Please observe the reaction of these two chemicals