badminton racket
A light, long-handled racket, used to hit a shuttlecock in the game of badminton.

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  • badminton racket — noun a light long handled racket used by badminton players • Syn: ↑badminton racquet, ↑battledore • Topics: ↑badminton • Hypernyms: ↑racket, ↑racquet …   Useful english dictionary

  • Badminton — infobox sport name = Badminton imagesize = 200px caption = The Danish badminton player Peter Gade union = Badminton World Federation nickname = first = 18th century registered = clubs = contact = No team = Single or doubles mgender = category =… …   Wikipedia

  • badminton racquet — noun a light long handled racket used by badminton players • Syn: ↑badminton racket, ↑battledore • Topics: ↑badminton • Hypernyms: ↑racket, ↑racquet …   Useful english dictionary

  • racket — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. uproar, din, clatter, hubbub; frolic, carouse, rumpus, hurly burly; battledore. See amusement, loudness. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Disturbing noise] Syn. uproar, clatter, din; see noise 2 , uproar . 2.… …   English dictionary for students

  • Badminton Australia — (BA) is the top governing body for badminton in Australia [ [http://www.acn.net.au/wsd/2352.htm Australian Government Culture and Recreation Portal website details] ] . It is committed to promoting the awareness and development of badminton… …   Wikipedia

  • Racket — steht für: einen Schläger im Sport wie zum Beispiel einen Tennis , Badminton oder Squashschläger in den USA bandenmäßig betriebene illegale Geschäfte, siehe Racketeering eine Programmiersprache (früher bekannt als PLT Scheme), siehe Racket… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • racket, racquet — Racket has a basic meaning of din, uproar, and clamor : The traffic at this intersection makes a frightful racket. It is a slang term when applied to any business or job and trite when used to describe any dishonest or illegal practice (the… …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • racket — Ⅰ. racket [1] (also racquet) ► NOUN ▪ a bat with a round or oval frame strung with catgut or nylon, used especially in tennis, badminton, and squash. ORIGIN French raquette, from an Arabic word meaning palm of the hand . Ⅱ. racket [2] ► NO …   English terms dictionary

  • racket — racket1 [rak′it] n. [prob. echoic] 1. a noisy confusion; loud and confused talk or activity; uproar 2. Archaic a period of lively, exciting social life or revelry 3. ☆ a) an obtaining of money illegally, as by bootlegging, fraud, or, esp.,… …   English World dictionary

  • racket — I n. noise 1) to make a racket 2) a terrible racket dishonest practice 3) to operate, run a racket 4) a numbers; protection racket II racquet n. bat used to play tennis 1) to swing a racket 2) to string a racket 3) a badminton; tennis racket * *… …   Combinatory dictionary

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