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English definition of “comb”

comb

verb [T]
 
 
/kəʊm/
HAIR B1 to tidy your hair using a combCare for the hair
SEARCH to search a place very carefully: Investigators combed through the wreckage.Searching
(Definition of comb verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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