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racking

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  • verbtorture; strain
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Synonyms for racking

verb torture; strain
  • afflict
  • shake
  • torment
  • wrench
  • agonize
  • crucify
  • distress
  • excruciate
  • force
  • harass
  • harrow
  • martyr
  • oppress
  • pain
  • persecute
  • pull
  • stress
  • stretch
  • tear
  • try
  • wring

Antonyms for racking

  • aid
  • assist
  • comfort
  • delight
  • help
  • please
  • soothe
  • pleasure
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to racking

acute

adjective. severe, intense

excruciating

adjective. torturous, painful
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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