(noun, verb)


1. a loud and disturbing noise

Definition categories: event, noise

2. an illegal enterprise (such as extortion or fraud or drug peddling or prostitution) carried on for profit

Definition categories: act, endeavor, endeavour, enterprise

3. the auditory experience of sound that lacks musical quality; sound that is a disagreeable auditory experience

Similar word(s): dissonance, noise

Definition categories: thought, sound

4. 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

Similar word(s): racquet

Definition categories: man–made

Sentences with racket as a noun:

- They had quite a racket devised to relieve customers of their money.


1. celebrate noisily, often indulging in drinking; engage in uproarious festivities

Similar word(s): jollify, revel, wassail

Definition categories: social, celebrate, fete

2. make loud and annoying noises

Definition categories: perception, noise, resound

3. hit (a ball) with a racket

Definition categories: contact, hit