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rack·et·eer

 (răk′ĭ-tîr′)
n.
A person who engages in an illegal business or other organized illegal activities.
intr.v. rack·et·eered, rack·et·eer·ing, rack·et·eers
To engage in an illegal business or other organized illegal activities.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.racketeering - engaging in a racket
felony - a serious crime (such as murder or arson)

racketeering

noun fraud, swindling, criminal activity, sharp practice He was indicted on racketeering charges.
Translations

racketeering

[ˌrækɪˈtɪərɪŋ] Nchantaje m sistematizado, crimen m organizado

racketeering

[ˌrækɪˈtɪərɪŋ] nracket mracket sports nplsports mpl de raquettes

racketeering

nGaunereien pl (inf); (= organized crime)organisiertes Verbrechen; (= excessive profit-making)Beutelschneiderei f (inf); drugs racketeeringDrogenhandel m, → Drogenschieberei f (inf)

racketeering

[ˌrækəˈtɪərɪŋ] ntraffici mpl