fossick

US [ˈfɑsɪk]
UK [ˈfɒsɪk]
  • v.(在…中)搜寻;(在废矿中)淘金
  • Web翻寻;采掘;搜查
Simple Present:fossicks  Present Participle:fossicking  Past Tense:fossicked  
fossick
v.
1.
[i]
~ (through sth)
(在…中)搜寻,查找to search through sth
He spent ages fossicking through the documents.
他花了老半天时间在那些文件中搜寻。
2.
[i]
(在废矿中)淘金to search for gold in mines that are no longer used