Synonyms for rummaging
- beat the bushes
- dig out
- ferret out
- leave no stone unturned
- look high and low
- mess up
- mix up
- search high heaven
- shake down
- turn inside out
- turn upside down
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.