Definitions for racketeerˌræk ɪˈtɪər

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  1. racketeer(verb)

    someone who commits crimes for profit (especially one who obtains money by fraud or extortion)

  2. racketeer(verb)

    carry on illegal business activities involving crime

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  1. racketeer(Noun)

    one who commits crimes (especially fraud, bribery, loansharking, extortion etc.) to aid in running a shady or illegal business.

  2. racketeer(Noun)

    one who instigates or has involvement with a racket.

  3. racketeer(Verb)

    to carry out illegal business activities or criminal schemes.

  4. racketeer(Verb)

    to commit crimes systematically as part of a criminal organization.


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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • criminale, malavitosoItalian
  • жулик, рэкетир, мошенник, бандит, вымогательRussian

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