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Polish translation of “rack”

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rack

verb
 
 
/ræk/
be racked with pain/guilt, etc If someone is racked with pain or an emotion, they suffer a lot because of it.
cierpieć z powodu bólu/poczucia winy itp.
Pain and painful
rack your brain/brains informal to think very hard, usually to try to remember something or solve a problem
zachodzić w głowę
Remembering, reminding and remindersSolving and solutions
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…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使肉体或精神上受巨大痛苦, 折磨…
(Definition of rack verb from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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