racquetball(redirected from Racketball)
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A game played on a four-walled court by two or four players who alternately hit a small rubber ball against the front wall with short-handled rackets, with play stopping if the ball bounces twice on the floor or does not reach the front wall.
1. (Individual Sports, other than specified) a sport similar to squash and played in an indoor or outdoor court with rackets
2. (Team Sports, other than specified) the ball used in this sport
a game similar to handball, played with rackets on a four-walled court.
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|Noun||1.||racquetball - the ball used in playing the game of racquetball|
ball - round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games; "the ball travelled 90 mph on his serve"; "the mayor threw out the first ball"; "the ball rolled into the corner pocket"
|2.||racquetball - a game played on a handball court with short-handled rackets|
court game - an athletic game played on a court
n no pl → Racquetball m