track verb Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "track" - Business English Dictionary

See all translations

track

verb
 
 
/træk/
[T] to follow the movement or progress of something or someone: The company set up a database to help track sales across the country. Investigators are tracking streams of the contaminated food through several states.
[T] to record the progress or development of something over a period: We have been tracking the trends in computer sales for over ten years. The study tracked the careers of 1226 doctors who trained at the University of Michigan Medical School.
[T] BANKING, FINANCE to follow the level of an interest rate: The mortgage deal will track the Bank of England base rate plus 0.75 pc.
[T] FINANCE, STOCK MARKET to follow the level of a particular share index: Tony is putting £500 a month into a savings account which tracks the FTSE All-Share index.
(Definition of track verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of track?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “track” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
hurdle

a frame or fence for jumping over in a race

Word of the Day

When’s dinner? (Words for different meals)
When’s dinner? (Words for different meals)
by Kate Woodford,
July 22, 2015
Here at ‘About Words’ we’re always happy to get ideas for posts that we could write. A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on the language of meals and we thought this an excellent idea. If you are reading this post and have an idea for a topic or

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More