Rakery Rak"er*y (r[=a]k"[~e]r*[y^]), n. Debauchery; lewdness. [1913 Webster]

The rakery and intrigues of the lewd town. --R. North. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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