rake over - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive] British
present tense
I/you/we/theyrake over
he/she/itrakes over
present participleraking over
past tenseraked over
past participleraked over
  1. rake over something to continue to talk about something unpleasant that someone else no longer wants to talk or think about

    There’s no point in raking over the past.

See also main entry: rake