Definitions of racket

  1. To make a confused noise; to frolic.
  2. To strike with, or as with, a racket.
  3. To strike with, or as with, a network bat.
  4. To strike, as with a racket.
  5. To make a confused noise or racket.
  6. To engage in noisy sport; to frolic.
  7. To carouse or engage in dissipation.
  8. To make a loud noise; frolic.
  9. celebrate noisily, often indulging in drinking; engage in uproarious festivities; " The members of the wedding party made merry all night"; " Let's whoop it up-- the boss is gone!"
  10. hit with a racket, of a ball
  11. make a racket
  12. The game of tennis.
  13. the auditory experience of sound that lacks musical quality; sound that is a disagreeable auditory experience; " modern music is just noise to me"
  14. an illegal enterprise ( such as extortion or fraud or drug peddling or prostitution) carried on for profit
  15. hit ( a ball) with a racket
  16. make loud and annoying noises
  17. A scheme, dodge, trick, or the like; something taking place considered as exciting, trying, unusual, or the like; also, such occurrence considered as an ordeal; as, to work a racket; to stand upon the racket.
  18. A thin strip of wood, having the ends brought together, forming a somewhat elliptical hoop, across which a network of catgut or cord is stretched. It is furnished with a handle, and is used for catching or striking a ball in tennis and similar games.
  19. A snowshoe formed of cords stretched across a long and narrow frame of light wood.
  20. A broad wooden shoe or patten for a man or horse, to enable him to step on marshy or soft ground.
  21. Confused, clattering noise; din; noisy talk or sport.
  22. A carouse; any reckless dissipation.
  23. A variety of the game of tennis played with peculiar long- handled rackets; - chiefly in the plural.
  24. A clattering noise; din; noisy talk or play; a network bat used in the game of tennis; a snowshoe.
  25. A strip of wood with the ends together, covered with network, and having a handle- used in tennis: a snow- shoe.
  26. A clattering noise.
  27. Clatter; noise; a bat for playing tennis.
  28. An implement for striking a ball, as in tennis.
  29. A clattering or confused noise; commotion; frolic; spree.
  30. A confused, clattering noise; clamour.
  31. The instrument with which players at tennis strike the ball; a snow- shoe.
  32. Irregular clattering noise; the bat or battledore used at tennis; the game itself.