verb (used without object)
Examples from the Web for racketeer
Mr. Duffy, it happened, was Big Bill Duffy, a jolly henchman of Owney Madden, the racketeer.
He could, however, be a racketeer specializing in bookmaking, gambling, drug dealing, and assorted other crime.
He was a raider, a racketeer, not a leader of purposeful men.Black Man's Burden|Dallas McCord Reynolds
Her racketeer sweetie has a long arm, however, and Nita gets hers.Murder at Bridge|Anne Austin