Translation of "rifle" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /ˈraɪ·fl/ us /ˈrɑɪ·fəl/

a long gun that you hold against your shoulder when you shoot

(銃身の長い)銃, ライフル
verb uk /ˈraɪ·fl/ us /ˈrɑɪ·fəl/ also rifle through

to quickly search through things, often in order to steal something

くまなく探す, (盗む物を探して)引っかき回す
I caught him rifling through my drawers.

(Translation of “rifle” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)