To clasp and twist or squeeze (one's hands), as in distress.
(Informal) To extort from.
To extract by applying pressure:
Extort is defined as using violence or threats to get something from someone.
To inflict severe pain on; torture.
To cause extreme physical or mental pain to; agonize
(Rare) To torture
To rack with pain. [From XVIII century.]
To overtax; injure by overexertion; wrench
To trouble or annoy constantly
To have or cause pain
To cause to feel worried or depressed:
To trouble, worry, or torment, as with cares, debts, repeated questions or demands, etc.
To cause great pain to; torture
To cause pain or suffering to; distress very much
To be very cruel to; torment
To inspire strong and sudden love or devotion
To vex; harass; trouble; torment
Curse is defined as to wish evil or injury on someone or to use swear words.
To feel or suffer anguish.
To wrench or strain (a muscle, for example).
(Intransitive) To deliver a quick blow or thrust; to give blows.
To give or afford pleasure to; to please; to gratify.
To serve as a reward to or for
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To deal with something in a direct way; to set to work upon.
Find another word for racked. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for racked, like: wrung, gouged, squeezed, extorted, excruciated, tortured, tormented, wrenched, strained, persecuted and pained.