Übersetzung von “backtrack” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈbæk.træk/ us

to go back along a path that you have just followed

We went the wrong way and had to backtrack till we got to the right turning.

to say that you did not mean something you said earlier or say that you have changed your opinion

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‘All right,’ he backtracked, ‘It’s possible that I was mistaken.’
The officers were forced to backtrack on their statements.
She refused to backtrack from her criticisms of the proposal.

(Übersetzung von “backtrack” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)