Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RUMMAGING

There he handed out Ferry's document and went on rummaging for mine.

In a moment he was on his feet, rummaging the stage for the missing music.

She was rummaging for the soap and for an answer to his first remark.

We put in nearly a week rummaging through that moldy old barracks.

A number of pigs and fowl were rummaging about the kitchen at will.

In the next instant he was rummaging in the medicine closet.

Amaryllis thrust her hand deep into the Brundage pocket, rummaging.

"You can have this small compass," said Honor, rummaging in her pocket.

They dropped and died on the dust-heaps they had been rummaging for offal.

Hands were rummaging at my left arm; a bandage being wound about.