There are 2 translations of rack in Spanish:

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rack1

Pronunciation: /ræk/

noun/nombre

  • 3 (for torture) potro (masculine) (de tortura) to be on the rack estar* pasando las de Caín to go to rack and ruin venirse* abajo
    Example sentences
    • When we finally emerged from the cave after an eight-hour trip it was as if we had spent the last eight hours on that medieval instrument of torture, the rack.
    • One is not bound to regard torture as only present in a mediaeval dungeon where the appliances of rack and thumbscrew or similar devices were employed.
    • Confessions were extracted and signed on the rack, and used in the place of truth.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 (shake) (often passive/frecuentemente en voz pasiva) sacudirto be racked with sth to be racked with pain sufrir dolores atroces to be racked with doubt/guilt estar* atormentado por la duda/el remordimiento 1.2
    (racking present participle/participio presente)
    [cough] convulsivo; [sobs] incontrolable

Phrasal verbs

rack up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
acumular

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rack3

Pronunciation: /ræk/

noun/nombre

  • [Cookery/Cocina] rack of lamb costillar (masculine) de cordero

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