He rooted about under his robe, had a good scratch, then withdrew a book and held it up.
He rooted about in the cardboard box like a terrier.
She began to root about in her handbag and continued chattering on without pausing.
"Sure," the lad replied, and he was in the center locker rooting about.
He rooted about in the pockets of a garment lying across the bed, found cigarettes and lit one.
It's just that Stephen's been rooting about in boxes.
But it still seems small, particularly with Gabbro home and rooting about in his massive way.
He considered the possibility of sneaking around the back, climbing up through a window, rooting about.
He rooted about on the grass, sighed, and lay still.
He gaped for a moment, then climbed out of the cabinet and turned to root about in it.