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rackett

[ rak-it ]
/ ˈræk ɪt /
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noun

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Example sentences from the Web for rackett

  • But counsellors had proved to Mr Rackett the disadvantages of such a choice.

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  • Rackett, the proprietor, only wants a plausible excuse for making a change.

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  • I'm not strong, but I can work in moderation, though I can't "rackett" the least bit.

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