RAKE SOMETHING IN


RAKE SOMETHING IN
RAKE SOMETHING IN (TO)
получать что-то в огромном количестве. Деньги, например. От rake - грабли, грести. И у нас, как известно, кто умеет - "гребет деньги лопатой".

American slang. English-Russian dictionary. 2014.

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