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rootle

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishrootleroot‧le /ˈruːtl/ (also rootle around/about) verb [intransitive] 🔊 🔊 British English informalLOOK FOR to search for something by moving many other things aroundrootle noun [singular]→ See Verb table
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Verb table
rootle (BrE)
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyrootle (BrE)
he, she, itrootles (BrE)
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyrootled (BrE)
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave rootled
he, she, ithas rootled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad rootled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill rootle
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have rootled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam rootling
he, she, itis rootling
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you, we, theyare rootling
Past
I, he, she, itwas rootling
you, we, theywere rootling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been rootling
he, she, ithas been rootling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been rootling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be rootling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been rootling
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