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Synonyms for rack
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rack, single-foot(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    pretend, dissemble, make believe, play, represent, mask, move, work, cloak, venture, roleplay, playact, affect, hazard, feign, do, act, sham, guess, profess, behave, make, act as

    Antonyms:
    forbear, refrain

  2. rack(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    aerosolize, aerosolise

  3. rack, stand(noun)

    a support for displaying various articles

    "the newspapers were arranged on a rack"

    Synonyms:
    bloke, co-worker, boyfriend, fellow worker, mate, lad, workfellow, feller, young man, blighter, gent, fellow, familiar, swain, cuss, fella, chap, beau, comrade, colleague, associate, buster, companion, dude, confrere

  4. rack(noun)

    framework for holding objects

    Synonyms:
    showdown, face-off, opposition, encounter

  5. rack, wheel(noun)

    an instrument of torture that stretches or disjoints or mutilates victims

    Synonyms:
    showdown, face-off, opposition, encounter

  6. wrack, rack(noun)

    the destruction or collapse of something

    "wrack and ruin"

    Synonyms:
    flight of steps, trajectory, escape, flight, flying, flight of stairs

  7. rack(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    head-on, frontal

    Antonyms:
    back(a), posterior

  8. rack(verb)

    torture on the rack

    Synonyms:
    rat kangaroo, desert rat, kangaroo rat

  9. rack(verb)

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

  10. rack(verb)

    work on a rack

    "rack leather"

    Synonyms:
    genus Setophaga

  11. rack(verb)

    stretch to the limits

    "rack one's brains"

    Synonyms:
    goatsbeard, meadow salsify, shepherd's clock

  12. torment, torture, excruciate, rack(verb)

    torment emotionally or mentally

  13. rack(verb)

    draw off from the lees

    "rack wine"

    Synonyms:
    gun, triggerman, shot, hitman, gunman, hit man, taw, gunslinger, torpedo, crap-shooter, gun for hire, hired gun

  14. rack(verb)

    fly in high wind

    Synonyms:
    face, side of meat, incline, position, slope

  15. scud, rack(verb)

    run before a gale

    Synonyms:
    side road

  16. single-foot, rack(verb)

    go at a rack

    "the horses single-footed"

  17. extort, squeeze, rack, gouge, wring(verb)

    obtain by coercion or intimidation

    "They extorted money from the executive by threatening to reveal his past to the company boss"; "They squeezed money from the owner of the business by threatening him"

    Synonyms:
    smaller pectoral muscle, pectoralis minor, musculus pectoralis minor

  18. rack(verb)

    put on a rack and pinion

    "rack a camera"

    Synonyms:
    solar prominence

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rack(n.)

    Synonyms:
    torture, torment, anguish, agony, pang, extreme pain

  2. rack(n.)

    Synonyms:
    crib, manger

  3. rack(n.)

    Synonyms:
    neck (of mutton), crag

  4. rack(n.)

    Synonyms:
    mist, vapor

  5. rack(n.)

    Synonyms:
    (Naut.) fairleader

  6. rack(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    torture, torment, distress, agonize, excruciate, pain extremely

  7. rack(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    stretch, strain, force, wrest

  8. rack(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    draw off (from sediment)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rack(n)

    Synonyms:
    pain, torture, agony, amble, pacing, crib, manger, distaff, arrack

  2. rack(v)

    Synonyms:
    stretch, strain, torture, agonize, harass, persecute, torment

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How to use rack in a sentence?

  1. Jeb Bush:

    I actually stopped by Kohl's and bought this sweater in the rack where it's 70% off, and we paid one dollar for it with our Kohl's Cash ... so, living the high life.

  2. Richard Stewart:

    I went into my closet and picked out a plain, off-the-rack, boring, dark blue suit, i ’d wear that suit to every Council meeting until someone noticed, until someone commented on it. I told nobody.

  3. Daniel Wetrin:

    There were two people above our head in the luggage rack asking to be helped down, it was just unbelievable.

  4. Boomerang CEO Mark Patterson:

    Our system is installed in a garage with level concrete floors so there's total fire separation between floors like in a conventional garage - most legacy systems are steel rack structures with no separation between floors, developers like it because you can park 100% more cars in the same space and that's a big value proposition.

  5. Michelle Krebs:

    It will be especially challenging for Tesla as it desperately tries to rack up more quarterly profits after having one in the third quarter, and it faces an onslaught of competitors in the next couple of years.

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