black·track intransitive verb \’blak-,trak\

The act of changing your mind because President
Obama has agreed with you.

(origin: September 2013, Americanism; Bill Maher - Real Time With Bill Maher)

black (1) + track

1. a dark color, like the color of the current

American President Barack Obama 2009-...
Republicans blacktracked on waging war with Syria
by YvesNY September 14, 2013
The act of changing your mind on a subject matter because Obama agrees with you.
The republicans blacktrack onwar in Syria because Obama emplores congress to vote yes on a strike there.
by billmaherluvr September 14, 2013
The act of changing one's mind because President Obama has agreed with you.
Bob: Hey Eddie, when do you think Obama plans on bombing some more brown people? It doesn't look like that Syria thing is going to happen.

Eddie: Well don't lose hope yet, every conservative in congress just did a blacktrack. There may be bombing after all if they have anything to say about it.
by ComradWinston September 16, 2013
(verb) The act of backpedaling after spewing some racist sh*t that was poorly received by the other people in a conversation.
"When he goes to prison, he's gonna get raped by a big black guy named Carl..."
"Why does he have to be black?"
"I... guess he doesn't? That's the first thing I thought of."
"Why?"
"I don't know. I'm not racist. My best friend is black."
"Nigga, you blacktracking."
by hjman December 19, 2011
The audio accompaniment provided by black people during scary movies.
Black moviegoer in row 19: "What's wrong wit her? Man, if my shorty did that I'd punch her in the face and be like 'Shorty whas wrong witchu?'"
White moviegoer in row 18: "Dude, this blacktrack is amazing."
Other white moviegoer in row 18: "Truth."
by JJJJJJJJ8 January 17, 2010
Verb-The act of reconstructing your night, after blacking out/time traveling, by studying missed calls, out going calls, voicemails, instant messages, texts, emails and reciepts.
Boss: Where did you go after ROXX?
Dos: I checked my phone and saw that I went to the lodge, called Jim and then I sexted my mother at 3am
Boss: Good blacktracking
by Flocka D June 10, 2010
A mashup of backtracking and Black. The counterpart of Whitewashing.
Blacktracking is when Black/POC characters are retrospectively inserted into White historical/fictional material.
They blacktracked the cast of the play Hamilton.

People were surprised at the blacktracking of Hobbits, Elves and Dwaves in the Rings of Power TV series.
by It's like that September 3, 2022