Sentence Examples


  • It held breakfast for two, and he racked his mind for who the other was.
  • He was racked, and only released upon Giovanni de' Medici's election to the papacy in March 1513.
  • When, after the approach of the cold weather, the lees have dropped, the wines are racked and a further addition of brandy is made.
  • He was kept a long time in prison, twice racked by order of the council, and every effort was made to shake his constancy.
  • They are subjected to frequent racking, the casks into which they are racked being more highly sulphured than is the case with red wines.