Translation of "rack" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

rack

noun uk /ræk/ us /ræk/
FRAME 支架

[ C ] a frame or shelf, often formed of bars, that is used to hold things

架子;搁物架
a vegetable rack 摆放蔬菜的货架
a plate rack 盘碟架
a luggage rack 行李架

[ 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.

(用于台球或斯诺克比赛开球时放置球的)三角框
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

(旧时为逼供而使用的)拉肢刑具
MEAT

[ C or U ] a large piece of meat cut from the neck of a sheep or pig

羊颈肉
The butcher prepared a rack of pork. 那个屠夫准备了一块猪颈肉。
We're having rack of lamb for dinner. 我们做了一块羊颈肉上正餐。
MACHINE 机器

[ C ] a bar with tooth-like parts along one edge that fits into a pinion (= a wheel with tooth-like parts) allowing change between circular and straight-line movement

齿条;齿轨;齿棒
DECAY 腐朽
rack and ruin US also wrack and ruin

a state of decay

糟糕透顶(的状态);破损,损坏
The whole farm was going to rack and ruin. 整个农场逐渐变得破败不堪。

Idiom(s)

verb [ T often passive ] uk /ræk/ us /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。

Phrasal verb(s)

(Translation of “rack” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)