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Synonyms for rack

on the rack

Synonyms

  • in difficulties
  • suffering
  • in trouble
  • having problems
  • in agony
  • in distress
  • racked with pain
  • going through torture

rack something up

rack your brains

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  • think hard
  • try to remember
  • scratch your head
  • give a lot of thought to something
  • put your mind to something
  • puzzle over something

Synonyms for rack

to subject (another) to extreme physical cruelty, as in punishing

Synonyms for rack

rib section of a forequarter of veal or pork or especially lamb or mutton

the destruction or collapse of something

an instrument of torture that stretches or disjoints or mutilates victims

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a support for displaying various articles

a form of torture in which pain is inflicted by stretching the body

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a rapid gait of a horse in which each foot strikes the ground separately

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go at a rack

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stretch to the limits

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put on a rack and pinion

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obtain by coercion or intimidation

run before a gale

fly in high wind

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draw off from the lees

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torment emotionally or mentally

work on a rack

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seize together, as of parallel ropes of a tackle in order to prevent running through the block

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torture on the rack

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based Rack & Maintenance Source produces a four-keg rack for topping wine or kegged wine.
We are very excited to bring Nordstrom Rack to The Orchard and add such a high-caliber fashion retailer to our mix," said David Malin, vice president of acquisitions and development for Vestar.
The dominance of 42U racks will persist during the forecast period; however, some of its market share will likely be lost to taller rack products.
Rogers: The rack industry took a tremendous hit during the recession.
In this section, we present a model to estimate the ratio of heat exchangers to racks required to meet the specified rack inlet temperature.
A few manufacturers offer a total containment of hot air within the rack enclosures by using ducted exhaust.
guarding placed one to two feet in front of the rack ends,
Displays That Sell When setting up your cookware rack displays, don't position them across the store away from the cookware section -- they are perfect complements for each other and sell best when seen together.
Whether setting up or replacing storage rack systems, warehouse operators are often confronted with a dazzling number of choices.
Each rack can store only a specific weapon, with the exception of the universal rakc, which is basically a cage with shelves.
The Rack, an upscale restaurant and billiards hall, will cue up in the Westfield Shoppingtown Promenade in Woodland Hills, mall executives confirmed Wednesday.
While functional training has become all the rage, modular rack systems have become commonplace in high school weight rooms.
Rack Price--the price that distributor--wholesalers charge their customers, plus the cost they incur for transporting the oil from New York Harbor to their storage facilities and from their storage facilities to the customers, as well as the distributor-wholesalers' markup.
Today's high-density rack and blade servers bring these issues into especially sharp focus.