riffle through

idiom

Definition of riffle through

chiefly British
: to search through something quickly and carelessly often in order to take or steal something He riffled through her purse while she was out of the room.

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“Riffle through.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/riffle%20through. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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