rake in

Definition of rake in


  1. :  to earn or receive (a large amount of money) The movie raked in over $300 million.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an implement equipped with projecting prongs to gather material (such as leaves) or for loosening or smoothing the surface of the ground

    :  a machine for gathering hay

    :  an implement like a rake

  1. :  to gather, loosen, or smooth with or as if with a rake

    :  to touch in passing over lightly

    :  scratch, scrape

  1. :  inclination from the perpendicular

    :  the overhang of a ship's bow or stern

    :  inclination from the horizontal :  slope

  1. :  to incline from the perpendicular

  1. :  a dissolute person :  libertine

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a dividing ridge between drainage areas

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