rakel

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From rakelen (to rake), itself from raken (to touch).

Noun[edit]

rakel m (plural rakels, diminutive rakeltje n)

  1. A rake
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Etymology 2[edit]

From German Rakel.

Noun[edit]

rakel ? (plural rakels, diminutive rakeltje n)

  1. A squeegee (printing tool)
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Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to modern English rake (a debauchee).

Adjective[edit]

rakel

  1. (obsolete) hasty; reckless; rash
    • Geoffrey Chaucer, Troilus and Criseyde.
      For every wight that has a house to found,
      He renneth mat the work for to beginne
      With rakel honde.