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  • English Word Racketed Definition of Racket
  • English Word Racketer Definition One who makes, or engages in, a racket.
  • English Word Racketing Definition of Racket
  • English Word Rackett Definition An old wind instrument of the double bassoon kind, having ventages but not keys.
  • English Word Rackety Definition Making a tumultuous noise.
  • English Word Racking Definition of Rack
  • English Word Racking Definition Spun yarn used in racking ropes.
  • English Word Racktail Definition An arm attached to a swinging notched arc or rack, to let off the striking mechanism of a repeating clock.
  • English Word Rackwork Definition Any mechanism having a rack, as a rack and pinion.
  • English Word Racle Definition See Rakel.
  • English Word Racleness Definition See Rakelness.
  • English Word Raconteur Definition A relater; a storyteller.
  • English Word Racoonda Definition The coypu.
  • English Word Racovian Definition One of a sect of Socinians or Unitarians in Poland.
  • English Word Racquet Definition See Racket.
  • English Word Racy Definition Having a strong flavor indicating origin; of distinct characteristic taste; tasting of the soil; hence, fresh; rich.
  • English Word Racy Definition Hence: Exciting to the mental taste by a strong or distinctive character of thought or language; peculiar and piquant; fresh and lively.
  • English Word Rad Definition imp. & p. p. of Read, Rede.
  • English Word Radde Definition imp. of Read, Rede.
  • English Word Raddle Definition A long, flexible stick, rod, or branch, which is interwoven with others, between upright posts or stakes, in making a kind of hedge or fence.
  • English Word Raddle Definition A hedge or fence made with raddles; -- called also raddle hedge.
  • English Word Raddle Definition An instrument consisting of a wooden bar, with a row of upright pegs set in it, used by domestic weavers to keep the warp of a proper width, and prevent tangling when it is wound upon the beam of the loom.
  • English Word Raddle Definition To interweave or twist together.
  • English Word Raddle Definition A red pigment used in marking sheep, and in some mechanical processes; ruddle.
  • English Word Raddle Definition To mark or paint with, or as with, raddle.
  • English Word Raddock Definition The ruddock.
  • English Word Rade Definition A raid.
  • English Word Radeau Definition A float; a raft.
  • English Word Radial Definition Of or pertaining to a radius or ray; consisting of, or like, radii or rays; radiated; as, (Bot.) radial projections; (Zool.) radial vessels or canals; (Anat.) the radial artery.
  • English Word Radiale Definition The bone or cartilage of the carpus which articulates with the radius and corresponds to the scaphoid bone in man.