rake sth in - definition in the Business English Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “rake sth in”

See all translations

rake sth in

informal phrasal verb with rake
 
 
/reɪk/ verb
to make a large amount of money, profit, etc.: The movies have raked in more than $100 million worldwide. Campaigners in Britain have called for tax reforms to make it harder for private equity investors to rake it in.
Translations of “rake sth in”
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕易賺(很多錢), 賺大錢…
in Russian загребать (деньги)…
in Turkish çok para kazanmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻易赚(很多钱), 赚大钱…
in Polish zgarniać coś…
(Definition of rake sth in from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of rake sth in?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “rake sth in” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

kick off

the time when a game of football starts, or when it begins again after it has stopped because of a goal, etc.

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Liz Walter,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More