rake
noun.
a dissolute man in fashionable society
noun.
degree of deviation from a horizontal plane
the roof had a steep pitch
Synonym: pitch, slant
noun.
a long-handled tool with a row of teeth at its head; used to move leaves or loosen soil
verb.
move through with or as if with a rake
She raked her fingers through her hair
verb.
level or smooth with a rake
rake gravel
verb.
sweep the length of
The gunfire raked the coast
verb.
examine hastily
She scanned the newspaper headlines while waiting for the taxi
verb.
gather with a rake
rake leaves
verb.
scrape gently
graze the skin
Synonym: crease, graze