Noun(1) a flat device with narrow pointed teeth on one edge; disentangles or arranges hair(2) the fleshy red crest on the head of the domestic fowl and other gallinaceous birds(3) any of several tools for straightening fibers(4) ciliated comb-like swimming plate of a ctenophore(5) the act of drawing a comb through hair
Verb(1) straighten with a comb(2) search thoroughly(3) smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb
(1) she gave her hair a comb(2) Chewing a piece of comb honey daily often helps to clear the nose and sinuses during hay fever attacks.(3) She pulled a comb out of her pocket and started to brush my hair.(4) Maternal mass was correlated with male offspring mass and comb length.(5) Grimacing, she pulled the comb through her tangled mass of long brown hair.(6) She wasn't wearing anything that could be considered feminine except maybe her hair comb .(7) At a given moment two observers independently ranked a specific male comb size.(8) If a comb was used, this would be to get the fibres parallel.(9) I've taken to wearing baseball caps instead of having a slight comb in the morning.(10) I ran a comb through my own hair and stared dejectedly at my reflection.(11) This involves lifting the hair with a metal comb and burning off the ends with a lighted taper.(12) Sighing, I grabbed a comb and began untangling the knots in my black hair.(13) For example, a rooster's comb contains a hyaluronic acid that can be injected into your face to smooth those wrinkles.(14) Use a wide toothed comb to distribute the mixture through the hair.(15) I took the fine toothed comb and skimmed my hair.(16) However, combing through the hair with a louse comb and examining the teeth of the comb for living lice detects more cases than direct visualization alone.
(1) to comb :: om te kam
1. combing ::
2. coxcomb ::
3. groom ::
4. search ::
5. ransack ::
6. disentangle ::
Different Formscomb, combed, comber, combers, combing, combings, combs
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