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Translation of "rake" - English-Spanish dictionary

rake

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 rastrillo a garden rake. any similar tool rastrillo 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.
(Definition of rake from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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