What does the word retrace mean?

Usage examples for retrace

  1. I will not retrace for you, as I could do, each step in her rapid descent from luxury to poverty, from splendor to vice, from celebrity to ruin. – Not Pretty, But Precious by John Hay, et al.
  2. But we are happy to inform all our friends and the world at large, that such a document was not fully assented to and was never adopted by the Community; and that the authors were among the first to discover the error and retrace the step. – History of American Socialisms by John Humphrey Noyes
  3. " Come, we will retrace our steps to the auto and meet him there," said the lieutenant. – The Girl Aviators' Sky Cruise by Margaret Burnham