[ rak-it-bawl ]
/ ˈræk ɪtˌbɔl /


a game similar to handball, played on a four-walled court but with a short-handled, strung racket and a larger, somewhat softer ball.

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Origin of racquetball

First recorded in 1965–70; racquet + ball1

Related forms

rac·quet·ball·er, noun
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