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racks up

verb
present tense third-person singular of rack up

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1 to gain (as points or runs in a game) as credit towards one's total number of points
  • having racked up a huge number of points in the short program, the figure skater would have to have a disastrous long program in order to miss out on a medal

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2 to obtain (as a goal) through effort
  • racked up their second consecutive Super Bowl victory

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“Racks up.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/racks%20up. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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