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rummage

verb [I + adv/prep] uk   /ˈrʌm.ɪdʒ/ us  
to search for something by moving things around carelessly and looking into, under, and behind them: She rummaged in/through all the drawers, looking for a pen.
rummage
noun [S] uk   us  
I had a rummage around/about (the house), but I couldn't find my certificate anywhere.
Translations of “rummage”
in Spanish hurgar, revolver, remover…
in French fouiller (dans)…
in German herumwühlen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 翻找,翻尋,亂翻…
in Chinese (Simplified) 翻找,翻寻,乱翻…
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