informal Where one or something is at that moment; suddenly: Turner immediately stopped dead in his tracks
More example sentences
- Suddenly, he stops in his tracks as if he is getting a message from the great beyond.
- Suddenly, I stopped in my tracks, causing some guy of roller blades behind me to serve and hit a rock on the pavement.
- He suddenly stopped dead in his tracks with an extremely amused look on his face.
Definition of in one's tracks in:
- The British & World English dictionary