To move backward or away; withdraw or retire:
To move backward quickly, as in boxing to avoid blows
To cause to move backward or in a reverse direction:
(Archaic) To move or seem to move backward.
Forward is defined as toward the front, or toward something in advance.
Find another word for backtrack. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for backtrack, like: retreat, backpedal, back, fall back, retrocede, retrograde, retrogress, retrace one's steps, forward, turn-back and double-back.