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rake in
verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
  • they're raking it in
    están haciendo mucho dinero
    se están forrando [colloquial]
    they rake in millions from these taxes
    sacan or [colloquial] se embolsan millones con estos impuestos
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    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.