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Definition of Rummaged

Rummaged
Rummage Rum"mage, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Rummaged; p. pr. & vb. n. Rummaging.] 1. (Naut.) To make room in, as a ship, for the cargo; to move about, as packages, ballast, so as to permit close stowage; to stow closely; to pack; -- formerly written roomage, and romage. [Obs.] They might bring away a great deal more than they do, if they would take pain in the romaging. --Hakluyt. 2. To search or examine thoroughly by looking into every corner, and turning over or removing goods or other things; to examine, as a book, carefully, turning over leaf after leaf. He . . . searcheth his pockets, and taketh his keys, and so rummageth all his closets and trunks. --Howell. What schoolboy of us has not rummaged his Greek dictionary in vain for a satisfactory account! --M. Arnold.

Meaning of Rummaged from wikipedia

- the Mothers' Club at the school used proceeds from Lakeside School's rummage sale to buy a Teletype Model 33 ASR terminal and a block of computer time...
- jumble sale, bring and buy sale (U.K, Australia, occasionally Canada) or rummage sale (U.S and Canada) is an event at which second hand goods are sold,...
- groups like street vendors, fishermen, farmers, and “''cartoneros''” who rummage for recyclables in garbage heaps. He sees such movements as an antidote...
- Mount Rummage (80°29′S 156°12′E / 80.483°S 156.200°E / -80.483; 156.200Coordinates: 80°29′S 156°12′E / 80.483°S 156.200°E / -80.483; 156.200) is...
- Jamie is out on a business errand, Claire finds herself in danger from a rummaging intruder who threatens to have his way with her. Claire fights back, resulting...
- The Rummagers League was the final name of a small communist group that existed in the United States from 1919 to 1920. The organization was founded in...
- poverty; I did everything that you could possibly imagine to get food: I rummaged in the garbage cans, I stole from the local store constantly." As an honoree...
- the inventive Data, the talkative Mouth and the overweight klutz Chunk. Rummaging through the Walshes' attic, they come across a 1632 doubloon and an old...
- same day as the rummage; often it can take place several w****s later. In celebrity episodes, the well-known guest contributors rummaged around their homes...
- Washington Post. 28 March 2010. Rolling Stone, April 1988 "Singer and Family Rummage Through Their Psyches in Public". ****ociated Press. 1 July 1993. NME, 29...
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