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Definitions of rake:
  • noun:   a long-handled tool with a row of teeth at its head; used to move leaves or loosen soil
  • noun:   a dissolute man in fashionable society
  • noun:   degree of deviation from a horizontal plane
  • verb:   move through with or as if with a rake
    Example: "She raked her fingers through her hair"
  • verb:   sweep the length of
    Example: "The gunfire raked the coast"
  • verb:   gather with a rake
    Example: "Rake leaves"
  • verb:   level or smooth with a rake
    Example: "Rake gravel"
  • verb:   examine hastily
  • verb:   scrape gently
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #12970)

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