Definition of Rackett

1. n. An old wind instrument of the double bassoon kind, having ventages but not keys.



Definition of Rackett

1. Noun. (musical instruments) An old wind instrument of the double bassoon kind, having ventages but not keys. ¹

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Definition of Rackett

1. a windpipe instrument [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Rackett

racketball
racketed
racketeer
racketeered
racketeering
racketeers
racketer
racketers
racketier
racketiest
racketiness
racketing
racketry
rackets
rackett (current term)
racketts
rackety
rackful
rackfuls
rackie
rackies
racking
racking bend
racking bends
racking off
rackingly
rackings
rackle
rackless

Literary usage of Rackett

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Dictionary of the Drama: A Guide to the Plays, Play-wrights, Players, and by William Davenport Adams (1904)
"rackett, and Mrs. H. Johnston as Letitia ; at Covent Garden in September, 1817, ... Mrs. rackett, and Miss Smithson as Letitia ; at Drury Lane in 1826. with ..."

2. Publications of the Surtees Society by Surtees Society (1906)
"WILL OF CUTHBERT rackett. Dec. 10, 1587. Cuthbert rackett, within the ... I bequeth to my sonne, John rackett, the house that nowe dwells in John ..."

3. Publications of the Surtees Society by Surtees Society (1906)
"Ы. Debts which he oweth, Ы. WILL OF CUTHBERT rackett. Dec. 10, 1587. ... I bequeth to my sonne, John rackett, the house that nowe dwells in John ..."

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