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raking

verb
present participle of rake

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to look through (as a place) carefully or thoroughly in an effort to find or discover something
  • he raked repeatedly through his luggage, hoping that in one of the bags he would find his lost passport before his flight's departure

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“Raking.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/raking. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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