• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Rakel rä"kĕl Hasty; reckless; rash.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • rakel Rash; hasty.
    • n rakel A dissolute man. See rakehell.
    • rakel To act rashly or hastily.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. See Rake a debauchee


In literature:

You've had thousands out of Bantison, Rakell, Guilford, and Townbrake.
"Monsieur Beaucaire" by Booth Tarkington
This expectation was fulfilled; the hungry Irish poured into Rakele as soon as the Deputy's back was turned.
"Raleigh" by Edmund Gosse
Ralegh was once stationed with a troop of cavalry at Rakele under Lord Grey.
"Great Ralegh" by Hugh De Selincourt

In news:

Tim Rakel is the host of Mystery Train and has been a KDHX DJ since 2002.
Thank you Tim Rakel for sitting-in this morning.