transitive verb Date: 1593 archaic to tread back ; retrace

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  • Untread — Un*tread , v. t. [1st pref. un + tread.] To tread back; to retrace. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • untread — [untred′] vt. untrod, untrodden or untrod, untreading Archaic to retrace (a path, one s steps, etc.) …   English World dictionary

  • untread — /un tred /, v.t., untrod, untrodden or untrod, untreading. to go back through in the same steps. [1585 95; UN 2 + TREAD] * * * …   Universalium

  • untread — un·tread …   English syllables

  • untread — “+ transitive verb Etymology: un (II) + tread : to tread back : retrace treads the path that she untreads again Shakespeare …   Useful english dictionary

  • 折回 — zhéhuí (1) [turn back]∶半路返回 (2) [untread]∶返回原路、 原处 踏上她重又折回的原路 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

  • un|trod|den — «uhn TROD uhn», adjective, verb. –adj. not trodden: »an untrodden forest.Figurative. Some untrodden region of my mind (Keats). –v. a past participle of untread …   Useful english dictionary

  • un|trod — «uhn TROD», adjective, verb. –adj. not trodden. a) the past tense and a past participle of untread …   Useful english dictionary

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