He gets a rake-off every time a man buys and every time a man sells.
For size of "rake-off," there is no game of hazard in the world offering a parallel.
Let that guy, Quintana, have what's his'n. All I ask is my rake-off.
True, a few gems were found, but nothing to compare with their rake-off.
"Wal, I reckon you made a rake-off," drawled Larry, as Neale came up.