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noun [countable] rack pronunciation in British English /ræk/
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  1. 1
    an object used for storing things that consists of a row of small shelves, spaces, or hooks

    She flicked through the clothes on the rack, looking for something suitable.

    a wine rack

    a vegetable rack

  2. 2

    the rack

    a piece of equipment used in the past for punishing people by stretching their arms and legs
  3. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    informal a woman's breasts

    She has a great rack.

    Submitted by Rick from Australia on 25/06/2013

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in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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