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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To search through in order to plunder or rob.

Usage examples (37)
  • We will ransack the room to find the gold ring.
  • I-9 audit, asking for records instead of what he described as a "ransack" of the business, which started at 8: 30 a.m.
  • Hungry bears retreat to land and ransack garbage dumps.
  • I would ransack their room but they have moved to Melbourne. for more
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