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verb [transitive] comb pronunciation in British English /kəʊm/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlecombing
past tensecombed
past participlecombed
  1. 1
    to make your hair tidy with a comb
    I didn’t even have time to comb my hair.
  2. 2
    to search a place thoroughly
    Dozens of officers combed the area with search dogs.


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