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rack

verb [T often passive]
 
 
/ræk/
to cause physical or mental pain, or trouble, to someone or something
使肉体或精神上受巨大痛苦;折磨
Even at the end, when cancer racked his body, he was calm and cheerful.
即使在最后,当他的身体备受癌症病魔摧残的时候,他仍然镇定自若、乐观开朗。
The dog was already racked by/with the pains of old age.
那条狗已经又老又病,痛苦不堪。
He was racked by/with doubts/guilt.
他被疑虑/内疚所折磨。
Pain and painful
Translations of “rack”
in Spanish devanarse los sesos…
in French se creuser la tête…
in German sich den Kopf zerbrechen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使肉體或精神上受巨大痛苦, 折磨…
(Definition of rack verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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