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  Words related to rake

Related / Similar Words: pitch, slant, profligate, rip, blood, roue, graze, crease, scan, skim, glance over, run down

 

Definition:
  • a long-handled tool with a row of teeth at its head; used to move leaves or loosen soil;
  • degree of deviation from a horizontal plane; "the roof had a steep pitch";
  • a dissolute man in fashionable society;
  • scrape gently; "graze the skin";
  • gather with a rake; "rake leaves";
  • level or smooth with a rake; "rake gravel";
  • move through with or as if with a rake; "She raked her fingers through her hair";
  • examine hastily; "She scanned the newspaper headlines while waiting for the taxi";
  • sweep the length of; "The gunfire raked the coast";

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    See Also: rake off, rake in, shovel in

     

    Hyponyms: croupier's rake, garden rake, shave, enfilade

     

    Entailments: scrape, grate

     

    Derivational Morphology: cant, cant over, tilt, slant, pitch, lean, tip, angle, slope, incline, graze, grazing, shaving, skimming, skim

     

    Anagrams: Kera

     

    Language Translations:
    Arabic: 1.يجمع الحشائش and شوكة الحشائش   Basque: are  
    Catalan: rampí   Croatian: grablje  
    Dutch: rakelen and riek   Estonian: reha and rehitsema  
    Finnish: harava and haravoida   French: râteau and râtisser  
    German: Rechen   Hungarian: gereblye  
    Italian: rastrellare and rastrello   Japanese: 熊手  
    Korean: 갈퀴 and 갈퀴다   Polish: grabie and grabić  
    Serbian: grabulja   Slovak: hrable  
    Slovene: grabiti and grablje   Spanish: rastrillo and rasurar  
    Swedish: kratta  
     
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