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1. racket

noun. ['ˈrækɪt'] a loud and disturbing noise.

Antonyms

  • let go of

Etymology

  • raket (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Racket

  • blackett
  • tackitt
  • tackett
  • shackett
  • sackett
  • racquet
  • packett
  • packet
  • jackett
  • jacket
  • hackett

How do you pronounce racket?

Pronounce racket as ˈrækɪt.

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Sentences with racket


1. Noun, singular or mass
This is the end you affix to the end of the handle, near the butt of the racket.

2. Adjective
This includes racket sports like tennis, squash and ping pong.

Quotes about racket


1. I’ve got a nice racket going. I make tennis ball swatters. My favorite score is love all. That’s also how I live my life.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. Every great cause begins as a movement, becomes a business, and eventually degenerates into a racket.
- Eric Hoffer, The Temper of Our Time

2. racket

noun. ['ˈrækɪt'] an illegal enterprise (such as extortion or fraud or drug peddling or prostitution) carried on for profit.

Synonyms

  • enterprise
  • illegitimate enterprise
  • endeavour
  • endeavor

Antonyms

  • proportional font
  • leeward
  • front
  • rear

Etymology

  • raket (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. racket

noun. ['ˈrækɪt'] a sports implement (usually consisting of a handle and an oval frame with a tightly interlaced network of strings) used to strike a ball (or shuttlecock) in various games.

Synonyms

  • tennis racquet
  • squash racket
  • battledore
  • racquet
  • face
  • badminton racquet
  • grip
  • squash racquet
  • tennis racket
  • handgrip
  • badminton racket
  • sports implement
  • hold
  • handle
  • crosse

Antonyms

  • avoid
  • back
  • uncover
  • bore

Etymology

  • raket (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. racket

verb. ['ˈrækɪt'] celebrate noisily, often indulging in drinking; engage in uproarious festivities.

Synonyms

  • make merry
  • whoop it up
  • jollify
  • revel
  • wassail
  • make whoopie
  • fete
  • carouse
  • make happy
  • roister
  • riot

Antonyms

  • disorganize
  • disrespect
  • dishonor
  • order

Etymology

  • raket (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. racket

verb. ['ˈrækɪt'] hit (a ball) with a racket.

Antonyms

  • surrender

Etymology

  • raket (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. racket

noun. ['ˈrækɪt'] the auditory experience of sound that lacks musical quality; sound that is a disagreeable auditory experience.

Synonyms

  • auditory sensation
  • dissonance
  • sound

Antonyms

  • deny
  • enable
  • disagree
  • lose

Etymology

  • raket (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. racket

verb. ['ˈrækɪt'] make loud and annoying noises.

Synonyms

  • make noise
  • noise

Antonyms

  • start
  • let
  • right

Etymology

  • raket (Middle English (1100-1500))
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