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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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To optimize sales, build prominent permanent displays of cookware racks with cookware combinations.
Matching business requirements with the appropriate rack system is critical and entails asking the right questions as well as providing flexibility in solutions that can accommodate variables such as capital resources, anticipated growth and variable product lines.
Visibility--Both racks have perforated doors, sides, and backs that allow inventory of the contents without having to open up the racks.
While functional training has become all the rage, modular rack systems have become commonplace in high school weight rooms.
A plan to limit the size, color and number of newspaper racks in any one location in Los Angeles moved forward Wednesday as the City Council rejected a proposal to allow a broader range of colors for the stands.
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Laser knockouts on the sides allow ganging of multiple racks and cable passthrough between each.
The Gateway 850 and Gateway 820, both 2U in size and compatible with industry-standard racks, offer high availability, redundancy and reliability.