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Sample sentences for the GRE study word rummage

rummage can be used as a verb
rummage can be used as a noun

1.The old lady began to rummage in her pocket for her spectacles. - from Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
2.Now, I'll teach you to rummage my bookshelves for they _are_ mine all the house belongs to me, or will do in a few years. - from Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
3.Moreover, the Jondrette woman continued to rummage among her old iron. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
4.It is the nightly custom of every good mother after her children are asleep to rummage in their minds and put things straight for next morning, repacking into their proper places the many articles that have wandered during the day. - from Peter Pan by James M. Barrie
5.At recreation hours it suffices to have a ball roll aside, to send them all hither, in spite of prohibitions, to hunt and rummage for it all about here. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
6.What other marvels might have been rummaged out of this monstrous cabinet there is no telling. - from Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville
7.Among these he rummaged and read, with intervals of note-taking and of meditation, until we were past Reading. - from The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
8.He rummaged in his coat pocket, and, drawing out a piece of discoloured, blue-tinted paper, he laid it out upon the table. - from The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
9.He rummaged in the one or the other, according to circumstances. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
10.They here rummaged some drawers and boxes, but discovered only a few papers, of no importance, and some good coin, silver and gold. - from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe by Edgar Allan Poe
11.Then she rummaged in a drawer which contained sous, pepper, and shallots. - from Les Miserables by Victor Hugo
12.His hands plunged and rummaged in his trunk while he called for a clean handkerchief. - from Ulysses by James Joyce
13.Two remained with the men in black, who rummaged every place and took all the papers. - from The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
14.I have some account of the matter here, I believe." He rummaged amid his newspapers, glancing over the dates, until at last he smoothed one out, doubled it over, and read the following paragrap. - from The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle

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