Racketed
Racket Rack"et, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Racketed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Racketing}.] 1. To make a confused noise or racket. [1913 Webster]

2. To engage in noisy sport; to frolic. --Sterne. [1913 Webster]

3. To carouse or engage in dissipation. [Slang] [1913 Webster]


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