Translation of "rifle" - English-Portuguese dictionary


noun uk /ˈraɪ·fl/ us /ˈrɑɪ·fəl/

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

verb uk /ˈraɪ·fl/ us /ˈrɑɪ·fəl/ also rifle through

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

fuçar, remexer
I caught him rifling through my drawers.

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