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 cause extreme physical or mental pain to; agonize
(Rare) To torture
To rack with pain. [From XVIII century.]
To wrench or strain (a muscle, for example).
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
(Intransitive) To deliver a quick blow or thrust; to give blows.
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.
A rack of clouds or other vapor
A potter's wheel.
(Law) A witness stand.
A Denver boot.
The definition of an arbor is an area that is shaded with trees or with framework that has climbing plants on it.
A unit of cubic measure used in stonework, usually 16.5 feet by 1.0 foot by 1.5 feet, or 24.75 cubic feet (0.70 cubic meter).
A usually horizontal tie beam or brace serving to support or extend a framework.
A set of open shelves, as for bric-a-brac
The definition of a ledge is a shelf or ridge that sticks out from something.
The definition of framework is a support structure or system that holds parts together, has something stretched over it or acts as the main structure.
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.
Any of various machines built on or in a framework
Find another word for racks. In this page you can discover 44 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for racks, like: wrings, gouges, squeezes, extorts, tortures, torments, wrenches, stretches, strains, persecutes and pains.