luggage rack

noun

Definition of luggage rack

  1. 1 :  a shelf for storing luggage on a train, bus, etc.

  2. 2 US :  a frame on the roof of a car for carrying luggage

Word by Word Definitions

luggageplay
  1. :  something that is lugged

    :  suitcases for a traveler's belongings :  baggage

rackplay
  1. :  a wind-driven mass of high often broken clouds

  1. :  to fly or scud in high wind

  1. :  a framework for holding fodder for livestock

    :  an instrument of torture on which a body is stretched

    :  a cause of anguish or pain

  1. :  to torture on the rack

    :  to cause to suffer torture, pain, anguish, or ruin

    :  to stretch or strain violently

  1. :  to draw off (wine) from the lees

  1. :  to go at a rack

  1. :  either of two gaits of a horse:

    :  pace

    :  a fast showy 4-beat gait similar to the pace but in which the feet of the same side do not touch down at the same time

  1. :  the neck and spine of a forequarter of veal, pork, or especially mutton

    :  the rib section of a lamb's forequarters used for chops or as a roast — see lamb illustration

  1. :  destruction


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