Rake

  • 1 Rake — Rake, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Raked} (r[=a]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Raking}.] [AS. racian. See 1st {Rake}.] 1. To collect with a rake; as, to rake hay; often with up; as, he raked up the fallen leaves. [1913 Webster] 2. Hence: To collect or draw… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Rake — Тип Утилиты для разработки ПО Разработчик Jim Weirich Операционная система кроссплатформенное ПО Последняя версия 0.8.3 (25 сентября, 2008[1]) Лицензия MIT License …

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  • 3 Rake — may refer to:* Rake (angle), various angles in bicycle and motorcycle geometry * Rake (cellular automaton), a cellular automaton pattern that moves while regularly emitting spaceships * Rake (character), a man habituated to immoral conduct. *… …

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  • 4 rake — Ⅰ. rake [1] ► NOUN ▪ an implement consisting of a pole with a toothed crossbar or fine tines at the end, used for drawing together leaves, cut grass, etc. or smoothing loose soil or gravel. ► VERB 1) draw together with a rake. 2) make smooth with …

    English terms dictionary

  • 5 rake — rake1 [rāk] n. [ME < OE raca; akin to ON reka, spade, Ger rechen, a rake < IE base * reĝ , to direct, put in order > RIGHT] 1. any of various long handled tools with teeth or prongs at one end, used for gathering loose grass, hay, leaves …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 Rake — bezeichnet einen Ort in der Grafschaft Hampshire, England, siehe Rake (Hampshire) eine Gitarrenspieltechnik Rake (Musik) den Nachnamen von Christer Rake (* 1987), norwegischer Radrennfahrer den Nachnamen von Joachim Rake (1912−2000), deutscher… …

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  • 7 Rake — est un logiciel libre. C est un « moteur de production », semblable à SCons et make. Il est écrit en Ruby et les Rakefiles (équivalents des makefiles) sont écrits en Ruby. Il a été créé par Jim Weirich. Rake utilise le concept de block… …

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  • 8 rake — rake; rake·hell·ish; rake·man; rake·steel; un·rake; muck·rake; rake·hell; rake·helly; rake·stele; …

    English syllables

  • 9 rake — [reɪk] verb FINANCE rake something → in phrasal verb [transitive] to obtain money, profits etc in large amounts: • Batman merchandise raked in an estimated $500 million in retail sales while it was hot. rake something → off phrasal verb… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 10 Rake — Rake, v. i. 1. [Icel. reika. Cf. {Rake} a debauchee.] To walk about; to gad or ramble idly. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] 2. [See {Rake} a debauchee.] To act the rake; to lead a dissolute, debauched life. Shenstone. [1913 Webster] {To rake out}… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 Rake — (r[=a]k), n. [AS. race; akin to OD. rake, D. reek, OHG. rehho, G. rechen, Icel. reka a shovel, and to Goth. rikan to heap up, collect, and perhaps to Gr. ore gein to stretch out, and E. rack to stretch. Cf. {Reckon}.] 1. An implement consisting… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 Rake — (r[=a]k), v. i. 1. To use a rake, as for searching or for collecting; to scrape; to search minutely. [1913 Webster] One is for raking in Chaucer for antiquated words. Dryden. [1913 Webster] 2. To pass with violence or rapidity; to scrape along.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 13 Rake — Rake, n. [OE. rakel rash; cf. Icel. reikall wandering, unsettled, reika to wander.] A loose, disorderly, vicious man; a person addicted to lewdness and other scandalous vices; a debauchee; a rou[ e]. [1913 Webster] An illiterate and frivolous old …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Rake — Rake, n. [Cf. dial. Sw. raka to reach, and E. reach.] The inclination of anything from a perpendicular direction; as, the rake of a roof, a staircase, etc.; especially (Naut.), the inclination of a mast or funnel, or, in general, of any part of a …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 Rake — Rake, IA U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 227 Housing Units (2000): 119 Land area (2000): 1.007538 sq. miles (2.609511 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.007538 sq. miles (2.609511 sq. km)… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 16 Rake, IA — U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 227 Housing Units (2000): 119 Land area (2000): 1.007538 sq. miles (2.609511 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.007538 sq. miles (2.609511 sq. km) FIPS code:… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 17 Rake — Rake, v. i. To incline from a perpendicular direction; as, a mast rakes aft. [1913 Webster] {Raking course} (Bricklaying), a course of bricks laid diagonally between the face courses in a thick wall, to strengthen it. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 rake in — (something) to receive something valuable in large amounts. University graduate students continued to rake in awards and honors this year. Usage notes: often used about money: The fund raiser raked in more than $23 million for the party. We were… …

    New idioms dictionary

  • 19 rake it in — ► rake it in informal make a lot of money. Main Entry: ↑rake …

    English terms dictionary

  • 20 rake up — ► rake up/over revive the memory of (an incident or period best forgotten). Main Entry: ↑rake …

    English terms dictionary


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