rifle
noun
1. (weaponry) 
a. el rifle (M) 
The cowboy took aim with his rifle and shot a wolf.El vaquero apuntó con su rifle y disparó a un lobo.
b. el fusil (M) 
Steven killed a deer with a shot from his rifle.Steven mató a un venado de un tiro con su rifle.
intransitive verb
2. (to search) 
a. revolver 
Jorge rifled through the closet looking for his other shoe.Jorge revolvió en el armario buscando el otro zapato.
b. rebuscar 
Gisela rifled around in her purse looking for her keys.Gisela rebuscó en su bolsa buscando las llaves.
transitive verb
3. (to ransack) 
a. desvalijar 
The customs agent rifled our suitcases looking for drugs.El agente de aduana desvalijó nuestras maletas en busca de drogas.
b. revolver 
Jessica rifled her husband's drawers looking for evidence of his debts.Jessica revolvió los cajones de su marido buscando pruebas de sus deudas.
c. saquear 
A burglar rifled the office looking for important papers.Un ladrón saqueó la oficina buscando papeles importantes.
4. (to cut spiral grooves in) 
a. estriar 
Joe rifled a dart gun barrel for a veterinarian at the zoo.Joe estrió el barril de una pistola de dardos para un veterinario en el zoológico.
rifle
transitive verb
1. (house, office) 
a. revolver 
2. (pockets, drawer) 
a. rebuscar en 
rifle [ˈraɪfl]
noun
1 (gun) rifle (m); fusil (m)
2 the Rifles (regiment) los fusileros; el regimiento de fusileros
transitive verb
(Téc) estriar; rayar
modifier
rifle butt (n) culata (f) de rifle
rifle fire (n) fuego (m) de fusilería
rifle range (n) (Mil) campo (m) de tiro; (at fair) barraca (f) de tiro al blanco
rifle shot (n) tiro (m) de fusil
within rifle shot a tiro de fusil
rifle [ˈraɪfl]
transitive verb
(search) desvalijar
to rifle a case desvalijar una maleta; the house had been rifled habían saqueado la casa; they rifled the house in search of money saquearon la casa en busca de dinero; to rifle sb's pockets vaciar los bolsillos a algn
rifle through
intransitive verb
rebuscar en; revolver
I discover my husband rifling through the filing cabinet The men rifled through his clothing and snatched the wallet There were lockers by each seat and I rifled the
rifle
masculine noun
1. (weaponry) 
a. rifle 
Los asaltantes del banco iban armados de rifles y escopetas.The bank robbers were armed with rifles and shotguns.
rifle
Noun
1. (general) 
a. rifle 
rifle
(arma) rifle; (Dep) sporting rifle; (Caza) hunting gun
rifle de repetición repeating rifle
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