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rummage

US [ˈrʌmɪdʒ]
UK ['rʌmɪdʒ]
  • n.翻寻;翻箱倒柜的寻找;搜寻
  • v.翻寻;乱翻;搜寻
  • Web翻找;到处翻寻;检查
Simple Present:rummages  Present Participle:rummaging  Past Tense:rummaged  
rummage
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v.
1.
[i]
+ adv./prep.
翻寻;乱翻;搜寻to move things around carelessly while searching for sth
She was rummaging around in her bag for her keys.
她在自己的包里翻来翻去找钥匙。
I rummaged through the contents of the box until I found the book I wanted.
我把箱子都翻遍了才找到我要的书。
n.
1.
[sing]
翻寻;翻箱倒柜的寻找;搜寻the act of looking for sth among a group of other objects in a way that makes them untidy
Have a rummage around in the drawer and see if you can find a pen.
翻翻抽屉,看能不能找到一支钢笔。

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