Adjective "Comb" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Comb


    Definition:

    1. a toothed strip of plastic, hard rubber, bone, wood, or metal, used for arranging the hair, untangling it, or holding it in place.

    2. a currycomb.

    3. any comblike instrument, object, or formation.

    4. the fleshy, more or less serrated outgrowth on the head of certain gallinaceous birds, especially the domestic fowl.

    5. something resembling or suggesting this, as the crest of a wave.

    6. a honeycomb, or any similar group of cells.

    7. a machine for separating choice cotton or wool fi

    Origin:
    comb

    Examples:

    "hairs can be comb."