RACKETS


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Rackets —   [ rækɪts, englisch], ein Rückschlagspiel (Squash), das unter dieser Bezeichnung 1908 in London olympische Sportart war …   Universal-Lexikon

  • rackets — (izg. rȅkets) m DEFINICIJA sport brza igra odbijanja lopte reketom o zidove igrališta ETIMOLOGIJA vidi racket …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • rackets — rack·ets (răkʹĭts) pl.n. (used with a sing. verb) Variant of racquets. * * * n [U] a ball game for two or four people played with rackets and a small hard ball in an enclosed court. It first became popular in the 18th century in England, and is… …   Universalium

  • rackets — Deporte para dos o cuatro jugadores que se practica con una pelota y raquetas en una cancha de cuatro paredes. La pelota es dura y la cancha más grande (aproximadamente de 9 × 18 m), que la de dos deportes parecidos: el squash y el ráquetbol.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • rackets — Synonyms and related words: Black Hand, Cosa Nostra, Mafia, black market, bootlegging, gambling, gangdom, gangland, gray market, illegal commerce, illegal operations, illegitimate business, illicit business, loan sharking, moonshining, narcotics… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • rackets — plural noun [treated as sing.] a ball game for two or four people played with rackets in a four walled court, using a harder ball than squash. Origin ME (also in the singular): from Fr. raquette, via Ital. from Arab. rāḥa, rāḥat palm of the hand …   English new terms dictionary

  • rackets — UK [ˈrækɪts] / US noun [uncountable] an indoor game similar to squash in which two people use long rackets to hit a ball …   English dictionary

  • rackets — rack·et || rækɪt n. loud noise, din; uproar, tumult; organized crime; deceptive act or scheme; profession, occupation; racket, light bat with an oval frame filled with netting (used in sports such as tennis, badminton, etc.) v. live wildly,… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rackets — stacker …   Anagrams dictionary

  • Rackets (sport) — Rackets (British English) or Racquets (American English) is an indoor racquet sport played in the United Kingdom, United States, and Canada. The sport is infrequently called hard rackets, possibly to distinguish it from the related sport of… …   Wikipedia

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