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Synonyms for rake
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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. rake

    Synonyms:
    libertine, roue, debauchee

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rake, rakehell, profligate, rip, blood, rouenoun

    a dissolute man in fashionable society

    Synonyms:
    rent, pitch, rakehell, parentage, blood line, snag, crosscurrent, lineage, roue, stock, rip, ancestry, stemma, descent, pedigree, riptide, line of descent, blood, tide rip, line, slant, squanderer, origin, split, countercurrent, bloodline, tear, profligate, prodigal

  2. pitch, rake, slantnoun

    degree of deviation from a horizontal plane

    "the roof had a steep pitch"

    Synonyms:
    pitch, rakehell, angle, lurch, delivery, roue, pitch shot, rip, tar, auction pitch, pitching, blood, sales talk, profligate, sales pitch, slant

  3. rakeverb

    a long-handled tool with a row of teeth at its head; used to move leaves or loosen soil

    Synonyms:
    rip, blood, rakehell, pitch, roue, slant, profligate

  4. rakeverb

    move through with or as if with a rake

    "She raked her fingers through her hair"

    Synonyms:
    skim, crease, scan, graze, run down, glance over

  5. rakeverb

    level or smooth with a rake

    "rake gravel"

    Synonyms:
    skim, crease, scan, graze, run down, glance over

  6. rakeverb

    sweep the length of

    "The gunfire raked the coast"

    Synonyms:
    skim, crease, scan, graze, run down, glance over

  7. scan, skim, rake, glance over, run downverb

    examine hastily

    "She scanned the newspaper headlines while waiting for the taxi"

    Synonyms:
    plane, run over, conk out, play out, scan, graze, sap, skim off, skim, skitter, crease, run down, poop out, run out, peter out, exhaust, glance over, check out, cream, cream off, read, skip, skim over, tire

  8. rakeverb

    gather with a rake

    "rake leaves"

    Synonyms:
    skim, crease, scan, graze, run down, glance over

  9. graze, crease, rakeverb

    scrape gently

    "graze the skin"

    Synonyms:
    pasture, crease, furrow, scan, ruckle, graze, rumple, skim, browse, crisp, run down, crop, range, glance over, wrinkle, scrunch, crinkle, scrunch up, crumple

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rakenoun

    Synonyms:
    libertine, debauchee, man of pleasure

  2. rakeverb

    Synonyms:
    gather, collect, draw together, heap together, gather together, scrape together, rake up, heap up

  3. rakeverb

    Synonyms:
    scour, search closely

  4. rakeverb

    Synonyms:
    enfilade

  5. rakeverb

    Synonyms:
    search, grope

  6. rakeverb

    Synonyms:
    (Naut.) incline from a perpendicular (as a mast)

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rakenoun

    Synonyms:
    libertine, lecher, debauchee, roué, wencher, rakehell, satyr

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rake":

    tilt

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How to use rake in a sentence?

  1. Commodore Everette Hoard:

    It is made exactly to scale from a set of blueprints, every arc, every angle, the graceful rake of the bow, the size and pitch of the propellers are all exact.

  2. RVM:

    Your life is YOUR life. You can make it or break it, take it, shake it, rake it or just bake it. It's your life.

  3. Sergey Lavrov:

    There is a lot of rubble, it’s not easy to rake it up, but I felt that Antony Blinken and his team were determined to do this. It will not be a matter for us.

  4. RVM:

    Your life is YOUR life. You can make it or break it, take it, shake it, rake it or just bake it. It's your life.


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