rummage around in (something) for (something)(redirected from rummaged around in it for)
rummage around in (something) for (something)
To dig or root around aimlessly in or through some cluttered location in order to find something. I caught my brother rummaging around in my purse for money again. A raccoon was rummaging around in the dumpster for something to eat.
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