rake sth in Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"rake sth in" in British English

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rake sth in

phrasal verb with rake uk   us   /reɪk/ verb
to ​earn or get a ​largeamount of ​money: He ​rakes in over $200,000 a ​year. She's really ​raking it in (= making a lot of ​money).
(Definition of rake sth in from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rake sth in" in Business English

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rake sth in

informal
phrasal verb with rake uk   us   /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 ​taxreforms to make it ​harder for ​privateequityinvestors to rake it in.
(Definition of rake sth in from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rake sth in”
in Chinese (Simplified) 轻易赚(很多钱), 赚大钱…
in Turkish çok para kazanmak…
in Russian загребать (деньги)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 輕易賺(很多錢), 賺大錢…
in Polish zgarniać coś…
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