Definition of rake ininformal
- The movie raked in over $300 million.
: 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
: to gather, loosen, or smooth with or as if with a rake
: to gain rapidly or in abundance
: to touch in passing over lightly
: inclination from the perpendicular
: inclination from the horizontal : slope
: the angle between the top cutting surface of a tool and a plane perpendicular to the surface of the work
: to incline from the perpendicular
: a dissolute person : libertine
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