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rummage

verb [I + adv/prep] uk   us   /ˈrʌm.ɪdʒ/
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 Vietnamese lục lọi…
in Spanish hurgar, revolver, remover…
in Thai ค้นกระจุยกระจาย…
in Malaysian jualan barangan terpakai…
in French fouiller (dans)…
in German herumwühlen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 翻找,翻尋,亂翻…
in Indonesian menggeledah…
in Chinese (Simplified) 翻找,翻寻,乱翻…
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