un·​rake | \ "+ \

Definition of unrake

: to rake off the top or cover of : expose with raking

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First Known Use of unrake

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for unrake

Middle English unraken, from un- entry 2 + raken to rake

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“Unrake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unrake. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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