scour


scour

verb

Definition of SCOUR

to look through (as a place) carefully or thoroughly in an effort to find or discover something <the police scoured the city for the Typhoid Mary of this latest epidemic>
Synonyms comb, dig (through), dredge, hunt (through), rake, ransack, rifle, rummage, scour, sort (through), troll
Near Antonyms hide; abandon, lose; ignore, neglect

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