Definitions for racquetˈræk ɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rac•quetˈræk ɪt(n.)

  1. racquets, (used with a sing. v.) a game played with rackets and a ball by two or four persons on a four-walled court.

    Category: Sport

  2. Category: Sport

    Ref: racket2 (defs. 1, 2, 4). 2 2 2 2 2 4

Origin of racquet:

sp. var. of racket2

Princeton's WordNet

  1. racket, racquet(noun)

    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


  1. racquet(Noun)

    An implement with a handle connected to a round frame strung with wire, sinew, or plastic cords, and used to hit a ball, such as in tennis, or a shuttlecock in badminton.

  2. Origin: requette, from راحة.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Racquet(noun)

    see Racket

Translations for racquet

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a wooden or metal frame strung with catgut or nylon, used in tennis and certain other games

tennis-racket; squash-racket; badminton-racket.

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