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verb [transitive] rack pronunciation in American English /ræk/
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present tense
present participleracking
past tenseracked
past participleracked
  1. 1
    [usually passive] to make someone or something suffer from pain or unpleasant feelings

    Greg was racked by doubts and indecision.

    Violent sobs racked her body.

  2. 2



    rack up

    to put the balls in a frame before you play a game of pool

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another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating

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