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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

References in periodicals archive ?
For the design in which all racks have heat exchangers, i.e., [beta] = 1, the above equation can be used to estimate the water inlet temperature required to meet the desired rack inlet temperature.
Place the rack on to the wall, lining up the holes/ loops in the shower rack with the protruding screws.
Leave roughly 10mm of the screws standing proud of the wall to mount your rack.
The wildlife charity is always keen to promote the benefits of cycling and thanks to the cycle to work scheme and the new cycle racks, more staff, volunteers and visitors to Fencerhill Wood will be able to wheel out their cycles and get pedalling.
In addition, the airflow paths within rack enclosures are crucial.
"A company can use portable racks in place of wooden pallets simply because they can be loaded with product and safely stacked several units high," said Garry Grzesiak, director of container design and sales for Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA-based Steel King Industries Inc.
Column Core is a factory installed option to Steel King's SK2000 tubular, boltless pallet rack. With Column Core installed, companies retain full adjustability of their pallet rack beams, reduce puncturing, buckling and torsional twisting of their pallet rack uprights, and increased protection without any additional installation costs.
On every cookware rack display, be sure to attach a prominent hang-tag on the rack that tells your customers, "I am not a store fixture; I AM FOR SALE!"
Portable storage racks can be used in place of wooden pallets because they can be loaded with product and safely stacked several units high.
It is also the only UK manufactured glass carrying rack with internationally recognised German TUV and GS engineering and safety certification.
Echelon wine rack, pounds 39.99, Drinkstuff (01763 264282, www.drinkstuff .com)
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.