Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb rootle

1 sense of rootle

Sense 1
rout, root, rootle -- (dig with the snout; "the pig was rooting for truffles")
       => dig, delve, cut into, turn over -- (turn up, loosen, or remove earth; "Dig we must"; "turn over the soil for aeration")

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