Meaning of “rake” in the English Dictionary

"rake" in British English

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rakenoun [ C ]

uk /reɪk/ us /reɪk/

rakeverb

uk /reɪk/ us /reɪk/

(Definition of “rake” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rake" in American English

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rakenoun [ C ]

us /reɪk/

a garden tool with a long handle and pointed parts sticking out in a row at the bottom, used for making earth level or for gathering leaves or cut grass

rake
verb [ T ] us /reɪk/

Some workers raked leaves in the park.

(Definition of “rake” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"rake" in Business English

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rakeverb

uk /reɪk/ us
rake sb over the coals

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(Definition of “rake” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)