rake up

verb
raked up; raking up; rakes up

Definition of rake up

transitive verb

: to make known or public : uncover rake up a scandal

First Known Use of rake up

1581, in the meaning defined above

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“Rake up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rake%20up. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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