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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ri·fle v. t. [imp. & p. p. Rifled p. pr. & vb. n. Rifling ]
 1. To seize and bear away by force; to snatch away; to carry off.
    Till time shall rifle every youthful grace.   --Pope.
 2. To strip; to rob; to pillage.
 Stand, sir, and throw us that you have about ye:
 If not, we'll make you sit and rifle you.   --Shak.
 3. To raffle. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : of a firearm; having rifling or internal spiral grooves
            inside the barrel [ant: unrifled]