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  1. making or causing a racket; noisy.
  2. fond of excitement or dissipation.
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Origin of rackety

First recorded in 1765–75; racket1 + -y1
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Related Words for rackety

cacophonous, vociferous, rambunctious, rowdy, clamorous, boisterous, strident, riotous, blatant, deafening, disorderly, obstreperous, piercing, raspy, turbulent, uproarious, booming, blusterous, chattering, clangorous

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British Dictionary definitions for rackety


  1. noisy, rowdy, or boisterous
  2. socially lively and, sometimes, mildly dissolutea rackety life
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