rake sth/sb up Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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rake sth/sb up

phrasal verb with rake uk   us   /reɪk/ verb
to get the things or ​people you need, with ​difficulty or by ​looking in ​variousplaces: I'm ​trying to ​rake up some ​people to ​playfootball on ​Saturday - do you ​want to come along?
(Definition of rake sth/sb up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rake sth/sb up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 勉强拼凑, 四处搜集凑得…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勉強拼湊, 四處搜集湊得…
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