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Significado de “rack” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "rack" - Diccionario Inglés

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racknoun

uk   /ræk/ us   /ræk/
  • rack noun (FRAME)

[C] a frame or shelf, often formed of bars, that is used to hold things: a vegetable rack a plate rack a luggage rack
[C] US UK frame a wooden or plastic triangle used to arrange the balls at the start of a game of billiards, pool, snooker, etc.
the rack
in the past, a device to which people were tied that stretched their bodies by pulling their arms in one direction and their legs in the other direction, usually used as a way of forcing them to give information

rackverb [T often passive]

uk   /ræk/ us   /ræk/
to cause physical or mental pain, or trouble, to someone or something: Even at the end, when cancer racked his body, he was calm and cheerful. The dog was already racked by/with the pains of old age. He was racked by/with doubts/guilt.
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(Definition of rack from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "rack" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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racknoun [C]

us   /ræk/
  • rack noun [C] (FRAME)

a frame, often with bars or hooks, for holding or hanging things: a bike rack a towel rack

rackverb [T]

us   /ræk/
  • rack verb [T] (CAUSE PAIN)

to cause someone great physical or mental pain: Even near the end, when cancer racked his body, he remained hopeful.
Phrasal verbs
(Definition of rack from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “rack”
en coreano 선반…
en árabe رَفّ, حامِل…
in Malaysian rak…
en francés se creuser la tête…
en ruso полка, вешалка, стойка…
en chino (tradicionál) 支架, 架子, 擱物架…
en italiano rastrelliera, portabagli…
en turco raf…
en polaco półka…
en español estante…
in Vietnamese giá, gác…
en portugués suporte, rack…
in Thai ชั้น…
en alemán sich den Kopf zerbrechen…
en catalán prestatge reixat, portaequipatge…
en japonés 棚, ラック, ~掛け…
en chino (simplificado) 支架, 架子, 搁物架…
in Indonesian rak…
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