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comb

noun [C]  /koʊm/ us  

comb noun [C] (HAIR TOOL)

a strip of plastic, wood, or metal with a row of long, narrow parts along one side, which is used to arrange or hold the hair: Combs have been used from ancient times by women to hold and fix their hair.

comb

verb [T]  /koʊm/ us  

comb verb [T] (SEARCH)

to search a place or an area very carefully: The police combed the surrounding woods for evidence.

comb verb [T] (USE HAIR TOOL)

to arrange your hair by pulling a comb through it: She combed her hair and put on some lipstick.
Translations of “comb”
in Korean 빗…
in Arabic مِشْط…
in French peigne, rayon (de miel), crète…
in Turkish tarak…
in Italian pettine…
in Chinese (Traditional) 用於梳頭髮, 梳子, 梳狀髮卡…
in Russian расческа…
in Polish grzebień…
in Spanish peine, peineta, panal…
in Portuguese pente…
in German der Kamm, der Haarkamm, die Wabe…
in Catalan pinta…
in Japanese くし…
in Chinese (Simplified) 用于梳头发, 梳子, 梳状发卡…
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