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American English: /ˈrəmɪdʒ/
British English: /ˈrʌmɪdʒ/

Translation of rummage in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • he rummaged among those old books
    rebuscó or hurgó entre esos libros viejos
    I rummaged in my pockets for my keys
    hurgué en mis bolsillos buscando las llaves
    me esculqué los bolsillos para encontrar las llaves (Colombia) (Mexico)
    I rummaged through the cupboards trying to find it
    hurgué en or (Colombia) (Mexico) esculqué los armarios buscándolo
    she rummaged around o about in the drawer
    revolvió (en) or hurgó en el cajón


  • 1.1 (action) (no plural) I had a rummage through my old things
    rebusqué entre mis cosas viejas
    1.2 uncountable (odds and ends)
    (American English)
    cosas (feminine plural) viejas
    Example sentences
    • Set in a depressing flat on a south London estate, teenager Luke rummages down the back of a grubby sofa in a fruitless search for something.
    • Now and again he has a good rummage though his bookshelf to see what he can find, and at the moment he's reading a book of Robert Browning's poetry.
    • He went for a walk on the roof, for a rummage in a bin then went back on to the roof.

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