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rebuscar

intransitive verb

  • rebuscó entre los papeles de la mesa
    he searched through the papers on the desk
    rebusqué en sus bolsillos
    I went through or searched his pockets
    los perros rebuscaban en la basura
    the dogs were rummaging about in the garbage

also: rebuscarse pronominal verb

  • (South America) [colloquial] rebuscárselas
Example sentences
  • En aquellas que se rebuscan la vida en condiciones infrahumanas.
  • Vino uno y empezó a rebuscar y coger comida.
  • También vendía chance, lotería y así me rebuscaba la vida.
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