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ri·fle2

rifle2

 
pronunciation:
raI fl
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: rifles, rifling, rifled
definition: to search thoroughly in order to rob.
The thieves rifled her house.
synonyms:
maraud, ransack
similar words:
burglarize, loot, pillage, plunder, raid, strip