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RAKE





Definition:

  1. [noun] a dissolute man in fashionable society
    Synonyms: profligate, rip, blood, roue

  2. [noun] degree of deviation from a horizontal plane; "the roof had a steep pitch"
    Synonyms: pitch, slant

  3. [noun] a long-handled tool with a row of teeth at its head; used to move leaves or loosen soil

  4. [verb] move through with or as if with a rake; "She raked her fingers through her hair"

  5. [verb] level or smooth with a rake; "rake gravel"

  6. [verb] sweep the length of; "The gunfire raked the coast"

  7. [verb] examine hastily; "She scanned the newspaper headlines while waiting for the taxi"
    Synonyms: scan, skim, glance over, run down

  8. [verb] gather with a rake; "rake leaves"

  9. [verb] scrape gently; "graze the skin"
    Synonyms: graze, crease

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