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rummage

noun

rummage

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of rummage

  1. 1 to come upon after searching, study, or effort at the last minute she rummaged a costume from the attic Synonyms of rummage ascertain, descry, detect, determine, dig out, dig up, discover, dredge (up), ferret (out), find out, get, hit (on or upon), hunt (down or up), learn, locate, nose out, root (out), rout (out), find, run down, scare up, scout (up), track (down), turn upWords Related to rummage espy, sight, spot; look for, search (for or out), seekNear Antonyms of rummage lose, mislay, misplace, missetAntonyms of rummage miss, overlook, pass over

  2. 2 to look through (as a place) carefully or thoroughly in an effort to find or discover something he rummaged the desk drawer trying to find the spare keys Synonyms of rummage comb, dig (through), dredge, hunt (through), rake, ransack, rifle, search, scour, sort (through), trollWords Related to rummage frisk, pat down, shake down; audit, check (out), examine, inspect, investigate, review, scan, scrutinize, survey; ascertain, descry, detect, determine, discover, ferret (out), find, find out, get, hit (on or upon), learn, locate, run down, scare up, track (down); grub (about), poke (around); explore, probe, prospect, skirmish, snoop; browse, glance (over), look over; peruse, studyNear Antonyms of rummage hide; abandon, lose; ignore, neglect



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