Definitions For Trace


  • Either of two lines that connect a horse's harness to a wagon or other vehicle or to a whiffletree
  • A drawing created by superimposing a semitransparent sheet of paper on the original image and copying on it the lines of the original image
  • An indication that something has been present
  • A visible mark (as a footprint) left by the passage of person or animal or vehicle
  • A suggestion of some quality
  • A just detectable amount
  • To draw the outline of (something) ; especially : to copy (a design or picture) by putting a thin piece of paper that you can see through over it and drawing on top of it
  • To draw (something, such as letters or a picture) especially in a careful way
  • To follow the path or line of (something)


  • Read with difficulty
  • Follow, discover, or ascertain the course of development of something
  • Make a mark or lines on a surface
  • Copy by following the lines of the original drawing on a transparent sheet placed upon it; make a tracing of
  • Make one's course or travel along a path; travel or pass over, around, or along
  • Pursue or chase relentlessly
  • To go back over again
  • Discover traces of

Is Trace a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Trace is worth 7 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Trace in a Sentence

  • The children traced their hands onto the sidewalk with chalk.
  • You can put a piece of paper over the pattern and trace it.
  • She traced the letters of her name.

Synonyms for Trace

Antonyms for Trace

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