Translation of "rake" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /reɪk/ us /reɪk/

a garden tool with a long handle that is used for moving dead leaves, grass, etc.


(Translation of “rake” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /reik/

a tool which consists of a usually metal bar with teeth at the end of a long handle, used for smoothing earth, gathering eg leaves together etc

a garden rake.

any similar tool

a croupier’s rake in a casino.

the act of raking

acción de pasar el rastrillo
He gave the soil a rake.
rake through phrasal verb

to make a thorough search

registrar, buscar en; escudriñar
I’m raking through these boxes of old clothes.
rake up phrasal verb

to find out and tell or remind people about (something, usually something unpleasant that would be better forgotten)

desenterrar, remover, sacar a relucir
There’s no need to rake up the past.

(Translation of “rake” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)