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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “rack”

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
(Definition of rack verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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