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.
He was kept a long time in prison, twice racked by order of the council, and every effort was made to shake his constancy.
On the following day she was taken to the Tower and racked; according to Anne's own statement, as recorded by Bale, the lord chancellor, Wriothesley, and the solicitor-general, Rich, worked the rack themselves; but she "would not convert for all the pain" (Wriothesley, Chronicle i.
They are subjected to frequent racking, the casks into which they are racked being more highly sulphured than is the case with red wines.