There are 2 translations of rake in Spanish:

rake1

Pronunciation: /reɪk/

n

  • 1 countable/numerable 1.1 (garden tool) rastrillo (masculine) as thin as a rake [colloquial/familiar] flaco como un palillo or palo [colloquial/familiar]
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    • Moving the soil surface with a rake in winter will expose many slugs and their eggs to frost damage.
    • Loosen the soil with a rake to aerate it and remove any weeds and small stones.
    • However, I did read somewhere that you can rip up the dead grass, with a metal rake, and reseed.
    1.2 (act, process) (especially British English/especialmente inglés británico) rastrillado (masculine) to give the lawn a quick rake pasar el rastrillo por el césped 1.3 (in casino) rastrillo (m), raqueta (f) 1.4 (for ashes) rastrillo (m), hurgón (m)
  • 2 countable/numerable (man) vividor (m), calavera (m)
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    • His brother, after living the dissolute life of a rake, had fled England at the end of the war to escape his debts.
    • Perhaps more surprisingly, Lucio, the rake and libertine, also sees the value of chastity.
    • Willoughby is a rake, seducing women without thinking of either their feelings or the consequences of his actions.

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vt
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There are 2 translations of rake in Spanish:

rake2

vt

  • 1 1.1 [leaves] recoger* con un rastrillo, rastrillar; [cinders] remover* con un rastrillo, rastrillar
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    • You can help control it by raking up and disposing of the fallen leaves in autumn.
    • We spent several hours this morning raking up the leaves and sawing up the fallen trees in our yard.
    • But if you try and use it for raking up the leaves, you'll just make a mess of the garden.
    1.2 (level, smooth) [garden/soil] rastrillar
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    • ‘When we filled the hole we overfilled it to allow for settlement and since then have raked over the ground in the past year to level it out,’ he added.
  • 2 (sweep) barrer they raked the enemy positions with their machine guns pasearon las ametralladoras sobre las posiciones enemigas

vi

  • 1.1 (search) to rake through sth revolver* entre algo 1.2 (slope) estar* inclinado 1.3 [Nautical/Náutica] caer*
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    • He's raking through the bins searching for anything recyclable to put in his already bulging trolley.
    • He placed his bag down on the dark ground and began to rake through it.

Phrasal verbs

rake in

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
they're raking it in están haciendo mucho dinero, se están forrando [colloquial/familiar] they rake in millions from these taxes sacan or [colloquial/familiar] se embolsan millones con estos impuestos

rake over

verb + adverb + object/verbo + adverbio + complemento
1.1 [soil/flowerbed] rastrillar 1.2 [past events] volver* sobre

rake up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento
1.1 [leaves] rastrillar 1.2 [support] conseguir* 1.1 2.1 [fire] atizar* 2.2 [scandal/quarrel] sacar* a relucir to rake up the past remover* or desenterrar* el pasado

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.