To rake up

Related to To rake up: rake out
To collect together, as the fire (live coals), and cover with ashes
To bring up; to search out and bring to notice again; as, to rake up old scandals.

See also: Rake, Rake

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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You will need several rakes this spring: One to rake up the debris left from the winter and another to rake over the mulch to fluff it up and grade the added soil where snowplows and snowblowers lost their way.
But for entertainment's sake, Robbie has given his comedian pal James Corden the green light to rake up his colourful past for a new documentary.
I like to use one of those big plastic ones used to rake up leaves.