A sports implement 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; SYN. racquet.
1. A loud and disturbing noise.
2. An illegal enterprise (such as extortion or fraud or drug peddling or prostitution) carried on for profit; SYN. fraudulent scheme, illegitimate enterprise.
1. To hit with a racket, of a ball.
2. To make a racket.