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eskalon : rack (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: escalon: step ]
Related words: estante

Derivatives of eskalon

n. (artifact)1. rackframework for holding objects.
~ barbecue, barbequea rack to hold meat for cooking over hot charcoal usually out of doors.
~ bicycle racka rack for parking bicycles.
~ carriera rack attached to a vehicle; for carrying luggage or skis or the like.
~ coat rack, coatrack, hatracka rack with hooks for temporarily holding coats and hats.
~ dish racka rack for holding dishes as dishwater drains off of them.
~ frameworka structure supporting or containing something.
~ hayracka rack that holds hay for feeding livestock.
~ pipe racka rack for holding a smoker's pipes.
~ plate racka rack for holding plates to dry after they have been washed.
~ tie racka rack for storing ties.
~ toastracka rack for holding slices of toast.
~ towel horse, towel racka rack consisting of one or more bars on which towels can be hung.
n. (food)2. rackrib section of a forequarter of veal or pork or especially lamb or mutton.
~ cut of meat, cuta piece of meat that has been cut from an animal carcass.
~ crown roast, rack of lamba roast of the rib section of lamb.
n. (event)3. rack, wrackthe destruction or collapse of something.; "wrack and ruin"
~ demolition, wipeout, destructionan event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something.
n. (artifact)4. rack, wheelan instrument of torture that stretches or disjoints or mutilates victims.
~ instrument of torturean instrument of punishment designed and used to inflict torture on the condemned person.
n. (artifact)5. rack, standa support for displaying various articles.; "the newspapers were arranged on a rack"
~ biera stand to support a corpse or a coffin prior to burial.
~ cruet-standa stand for cruets containing various condiments.
~ dress racka rack used primarily to display dresses for sale in a store.
~ magazine racka rack for displaying magazines.
~ music rack, music standa light stand for holding sheets of printed music.
~ spice racka rack for displaying containers filled with spices.
~ spita skewer for holding meat over a fire.
~ supportany device that bears the weight of another thing.; "there was no place to attach supports for a shelf"
~ tripoda three-legged rack used for support.
n. (act)6. racka form of torture in which pain is inflicted by stretching the body.
~ torturing, torturethe deliberate, systematic, or wanton infliction of physical or mental suffering by one or more persons in an attempt to force another person to yield information or to make a confession or for any other reason.; "it required unnatural torturing to extract a confession"
n. (act)7. rack, single-foota rapid gait of a horse in which each foot strikes the ground separately.
~ gaita horse's manner of moving.
v. (motion)8. rack, single-footgo at a rack.; "the horses single-footed"
~ pacego at a pace.; "The horse paced"
v. (emotion)9. rackstretch to the limits.; "rack one's brains"
~ strain, stress, trytest the limits of.; "You are trying my patience!"
v. (social)10. rackput on a rack and pinion.; "rack a camera"
~ put to work, workcause to work.; "he is working his servants hard"
v. (possession)11. extort, gouge, rack, squeeze, wringobtain by coercion or intimidation.; "They extorted money from the executive by threatening to reveal his past to the company boss"; "They squeezed money from the owner of the business by threatening him"
~ fleece, gazump, overcharge, plume, hook, rob, soak, surcharge, pluckrip off; ask an unreasonable price.
~ bleedget or extort (money or other possessions) from someone.; "They bled me dry--I have nothing left!"
v. (motion)12. rack, scudrun before a gale.
~ navigation, pilotage, pilotingthe guidance of ships or airplanes from place to place.
~ sailtravel on water propelled by wind.; "I love sailing, especially on the open sea"; "the ship sails on"
v. (motion)13. rackfly in high wind.
~ fly, wingtravel through the air; be airborne.; "Man cannot fly"
v. (motion)14. rackdraw off from the lees.; "rack wine"
~ draw, take outtake liquid out of a container or well.; "She drew water from the barrel"
v. (emotion)15. excruciate, rack, torment, torturetorment emotionally or mentally.
~ anguish, pain, hurtcause emotional anguish or make miserable.; "It pains me to see my children not being taught well in school"
v. (creation)16. rackwork on a rack.; "rack leather"
~ stretchpull in opposite directions.; "During the Inquisition, the torturers would stretch their victims on a rack"
~ work on, work, processshape, form, or improve a material.; "work stone into tools"; "process iron"; "work the metal"
v. (contact)17. rackseize together, as of parallel ropes of a tackle in order to prevent running through the block.
~ clutch, prehend, seizetake hold of; grab.; "The sales clerk quickly seized the money on the counter"; "She clutched her purse"; "The mother seized her child by the arm"; "Birds of prey often seize small mammals"
v. (body)18. racktorture on the rack.
~ excruciate, torture, tormentsubject to torture.; "The sinners will be tormented in Hell, according to the Bible"