The route could always be retraced if it was the wrong one.
He then retraced his steps to the northwest.
She closed her eyes and retraced the route to the cottage in her mind, only distantly aware she was absorbing his energy.
They retraced their steps until they reached another fork in the tunnel.
One flip of the switch and she retraced her steps, quietly slipping under the covers to snuggle close to Alex again.
She retraced his steps since he entered, seeking anything she might have missed.
He retraced his steps a few paces to assure he was on the soft dry sand above the high-tide line, carefully placed his towel down, sat on it and removed his shoes and socks.
Alex replaced the receiver and retraced his steps to the lobby.
Eyes on the ground, she retraced their steps until she found the circle she'd drawn.
She retraced her steps until she reached the tall walls outside of the orchard.
He retraced his steps to Strassburg and Basel; and, at the end of 1526, obtained a preacher's post at Aigle, then a dependency of Bern.
So costly was this victory, however, that Bata, finding he could not reduce Neustadt, retraced his steps and established himself in his magnificent tent (whence the name "golden") on the Volga.
On the 23rd of the same month he obtained a decree closing all the churches of Paris, and placing the priests under strict surveillance; but on the 25th he retraced his steps and obtained from the Commune the free exercise of worship. He wished to save the Hebertists by a new insurrection and struggled against Robespierre; but a revolutionary decree promulgated by the Commune on his demand was overthrown by the Convention.
In carrying out this scientific procedure false steps will from time to time be made, which will have to be retraced, or rather amended; but the combination of experimental science with theory has elevated our presumption of the rationality of all natural processes, so far as we can apprehend them at all, into practical certainty; so that, though the mode of presentation of the results may vary from age to age, it is hardly conceivable that the essentials of the method are not of permanent validity.
After these failures Caesar determined to take no active part in politics for a time, and retraced his steps to the East in order to study rhetoric under Molon, at Rhodes.
He accompanied them on their return, by way of the Casiquiare canal, and afterwards retraced his route to the Orinoco.
Notwithstanding the rigour of the season, Harlan retraced his steps, and Nicephorus was compelled to observe his engagements.
He marched to the neighbourhood of Constantinople, but finding himself unable to undertake the siege of that superbly strong city, he retraced his steps westward and then marched southward through Thessaly and the unguarded pass of Thermopylae into Greece.
But at the door he stopped and then retraced his steps.