动词过去式:racketed 过去分词:racketed 现在分词:racketing 第三人称单数:rackets
n (infml 口)
1 [sing] loud noise; uproar or noisy disturbance 喧嚷; 吵闹
*What a racket the children are making! 这些孩子太吵了!
* The students kicked up no end of a racket (ie were very noisy and boisterous) in the street. 这些学生在街上大吵大闹.
(a) dishonest or illegal way of getting money 敲诈; 勒索; 诈骗
*the gambling/protection/drugs racket 赌博[收取保护费/贩毒]的勾当
* Police investigating the fraud suspected him of being in on (ie profiting by) the racket. 警方调查这一诈骗案时怀疑他涉嫌参与诈骗活动.
(b) business or occupation 生意; 职业
*What's your racket? 你是干哪一行的?
* How did she get into the modelling racket? 她是怎样当上模特儿的?
v [I, Ip] ~ (about/around) (infml 口) move about noisily; join in wild social activities 到处闹腾; 参加喧闹的社交活动.
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1500-1600; Language: French;Origin:
raquette, from Italian
racchetta, from Arabic
rahah 'front of the hand'
a loud noise The old machine used to make an awful racket .[C]informal
a dishonest way of obtaining money, such as by threatening people or selling them illegal goodsdrugs/gambling/smuggling etc racket Police believe he is involved in an international smuggling racket.
a specially shaped piece of wood or metal that you use for hitting the ball in games such as tennis, that has a circle filled with tight strings at one end
→bat a tennis racket
1. How many racket do you have? 你有几个球拍.