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Pronunciation: /ˈrʌmɪdʒ/

Translation of rummage in Spanish:

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • hurgar* 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/México) I rummaged through the cupboards trying to find it hurgué en or (Colombia) (Mexico/México) esculqué los armarios buscándolo she rummaged around o about in the drawer revolvió (en) or hurgó en el cajón


  • 1.1 (action) (no plural/sin plural) I had a rummage through my old things rebusqué entre mis cosas viejas 1.2 uncountable/no numerable (odds and ends) (American English/inglés norteamericano) cosas (feminine plural) viejas

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