rakes 1 of 3

plural of rake

rakes

2 of 3

noun (2)

plural of rake
as in slopes
the degree to which something rises up from a position level with the horizon the floor of the auditorium doesn't have much of a rake, so sightlines for spectators in the rear are not good

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rakes

3 of 3

verb

present tense third-person singular of rake

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“Rakes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rakes. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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