Significado de rake's progress en en Inglés

rake's progress

nombre

  • A progressive deterioration or decline, especially through self-indulgence.

Origen

Mid 19th century. From A Rake's Progress, the title of a series of eight paintings and subsequently also engravings by William Hogarth, narrating the decline of a spendthrift, debauched young man about town from riches to death in a mental asylum.