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rackety

[rak-i-tee] /ˈræk ɪ ti/
adjective
1.
making or causing a racket; noisy.
2.
fond of excitement or dissipation.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; racket1 + -y1
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Examples for rackety
  • Still not powerful enough and, despite refinements, still a bit rackety.
  • It employs some awkwardly high-flown language to describe a somewhat rackety past.
  • We did not hear the noise common to any kind of hanger production, which is pretty rackety.
British Dictionary definitions for rackety

rackety

/ˈrækɪtɪ/
adjective
1.
noisy, rowdy, or boisterous
2.
socially lively and, sometimes, mildly dissolute a rackety life
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