Synonyms for racket

Synonyms for (noun) racket

Synonyms: racket, illegitimate enterprise, fraudulent scheme

Definition: an illegal enterprise (such as extortion or fraud or drug peddling or prostitution) carried on for profit

Similar words: endeavor, endeavour, enterprise

Definition: a purposeful or industrious undertaking (especially one that requires effort or boldness)

Usage: he had doubts about the whole enterprise


Synonyms: racket, racquet

Definition: 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

Similar words: sports implement

Definition: an implement used in a sport


Synonyms: noise, dissonance, racket

Definition: the auditory experience of sound that lacks musical quality; sound that is a disagreeable auditory experience

Usage: modern music is just noise to me

Similar words: auditory sensation, sound

Definition: the subjective sensation of hearing something

Usage: he strained to hear the faint sounds


Synonyms: racket

Definition: a loud and disturbing noise

Similar words: noise

Definition: sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)

Usage: he enjoyed the street noises; they heard indistinct noises of people talking; during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels

Synonyms for (verb) racket

Synonyms: racket

Definition: hit (a ball) with a racket

Similar words: hit

Definition: cause to move by striking

Usage: hit a ball


Synonyms: racket

Definition: make loud and annoying noises

Similar words: make noise, noise, resound

Definition: emit a noise


Synonyms: jollify, make happy, make merry, make whoopie, revel, racket, wassail, whoop it up

Definition: celebrate noisily, often indulging in drinking; engage in uproarious festivities

Usage: The members of the wedding party made merry all night; Let's whoop it up--the boss is gone!

Similar words: celebrate, fete

Definition: have a celebration

Usage: They were feting the patriarch of the family; After the exam, the students were celebrating