on the rack

Submitted by belidzs on Sat, 11/05/2019 - 09:13

Meanings of "on the rack"


Suffering from great stress or anxiety; in a very difficult or stressful position.

"The whole family was on the rack waiting for the doctors to give them an update. They had the reigning champions on the rack for first half of the game."

Explained by belidzsbelidzs on Sat, 11/05/2019 - 09:13
Explained by belidzsbelidzs

прикладывать титанические усилия; напрягать все свои силы; испытывать адские муки; подвергать мучениям.

Explained by St. SolSt. Sol on Tue, 14/05/2019 - 13:59
Explained by St. SolSt. Sol

"on the rack" in lyrics

Teoman - Delilah

I got my heart's fractures cut off
Took off my shield and hang it on the rack
Beautiful bodies, empty faces...

Lera Lynn - My Least Favorite Life

This is my least favorite you
Who floats far above earth and stone
The nights that I twist on the rack
Is the time that I feel most at home

Halsey - Alone (Remix)

[Verse 3: Stefflon Don]
Stay up and have me all night on the rack
You know we say me have the wickedest talk

Wiz Khalifa - Work Hard, Play Hard

My nigga uh! I was on this, but now I'm onto
You see it in my closet before it's on the rack
Was out there in Hawaii, now I'm goin' back

Queen - Back Chat

You're driving me insane
It's a battle to the end, knock you down, you come again
Talk back, ha talk back, you've got me on the rack
Twisting every word I say

Timi Hendrix - Sleepless in Guantanamo

Where the sheep turn to wolves
Where we dance polka on the pride of others
I do not want to leave you on the rack
What happens in Guantanamo stays in Guantanamo

Inna - Bop Bop

Bop booop bop

Milkshake on the rack
They’re dancing in the streets

Total Drama World Tour (OST) - Boyfriend Kisser

And had a laugh attack
When you stretched me on the rack!

Eivør - The Witch

all those faces she knew
but doesn't recognise any more.
She has been on the rack
where every cog on the wheel counted down the time,

Pearl Jam - Off he goes

he's yet to come back
but i've seen his picture
it doesn't look the same up on the rack
we go way back

Kim Petras - I Don't Want It At All

I want a little bit of this and that
I take a sip of this and a hit at that
I'mma have everything on the rack
Aw yeah, aw yeah

Mithat Can Özer - Blind Love

I don't how to put into words, it's like I'm on the rack
It's like I'm not the same person who used to be alive and kicking
There's heavy snow out there, and i'm burning inside
I can even swim at minus 40 degrees, belive me

Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead

White on white translucent black capes
Back on the rack
Bela Lugosi's dead

Eminem - Just Don't Give a Fuck

Talkin' that shit behind my back, dirty mackin'
Tellin' your boys that I'm on crack (I just don't give a fuck)
So put my tape back on the rack, go run and tell your friends
My shit is wack (I just don't give a fuck)

Slava KPSS - Icarus

From the Thales to Parmenides, from Dugin to Kurginyan
We are building a stairs to the heaven, but will they let in an ape?
A cruel feast of Valtasar, where ego will rise on the rack
But life is just a Sansara, consciousness of happiness is only a symbol

Wiz Khalifa - Reach for the Stars

[Verse 2: Layzie Bone]
Better go for the gusto
Way up on the rack, my muscle
I'm a get mine's, it's always been cutthroat

Tocotronic - Torture never ends

Nevertheless we gonna win
We have no feelings anymore
Lying on the rack

The Seekers - Angeline Is Always Friday

In her sunlight I can tell her: "I love you, Angeline"

Angeline is always Friday, suitcase on the rack above
She hasn't even read her magazine

Beast / B2ST - I'm a man

and throw you away
a bit of lingering affection
hope is on the rack
the outside may be intact,but the inside is weakened

The Glove - Orgy

A taste of coma and tears

Back on the rack
My shape of rage