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To search through something in a hurried way
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“While I talk, I rifle through the drawers in the bedside stand, looking for the key to Howard's condo.”
To steal and carry off, especially through plundering
“It is believed the thieves rifle letters for money or anything they can cash in, with birthday cards particular targets.”
To pillage and plunder, especially forcefully
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“He continued to rifle through the kitchen cupboards, making as much noise as possible, all the while silently counting to himself.”
To take or seize illegally or without permission
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To disorder or disarrange the order or neatness of
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Types of weapons
It was originally fired by means of a match, or matchlock, for which several mechanical appliances (including the flintlock, and finally the percussion lock) were successively substituted
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