They are subjected to frequent racking, the casks into which they are racked being more highly sulphured than is the case with red wines.
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.
He was racked, and only released upon Giovanni de' Medici's election to the papacy in March 1513.
Others in that heat and crush racked their brains to find some thought and hastened to utter it.
He died in 1002 undefeated, hut racked by anxiety for the permanence of the prosperity of his house.