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Synonyms for comb



Synonyms for comb

to make a thorough search of

Synonyms for comb

a flat device with narrow pointed teeth on one edge

the fleshy red crest on the head of the domestic fowl and other gallinaceous birds

any of several tools for straightening fibers

ciliated comb-like swimming plate of a ctenophore

the act of drawing a comb through hair

search thoroughly


Related Words

smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb

References in classic literature ?
The lines ended in a maze of sticky webbing on the face of the comb.
That was your mother's pet comb once," whispered Melissa to the Princess.
There was black comb so old that they had forgotten where it hung; orange, buff, and ochre-varnished store-comb, built as bees were used to build before the days of artificial foundations; and there was a little, white, frail new work.
A cascade of Oddities, chips of broken comb, scale, fluff, and grubs slid out, crackled, sizzled, popped a little, and then the flames roared up and consumed all that fuel.
The ornate, custom-engraved bottle is accompanied by a high-end DELEON(TM) Tequila signature-serve cocktail kit which includes bespoke drink stirrers and a personal note from Sean "Diddy" Combs.
Comptroller Combs has an interest as the chief financial officer of the state of Texas in 'regulating environmental quality and also protecting its financial and socioeconomic stake in oil, gas and agricultural production in the Permian Basin,'" Contreras wrote, quoting from Combs' own request.
Most important were new data from the group led by Moroz, which had just finished analyzing the genome of the gooseberry comb jelly-P, bachei, a symmetrical beauty with eight combs of iridescent cilia and two long sticky tentacles.
Police said Combs was a passenger in a Cadillac Escalade on Sunset Boulevard when a Lexus saloon turned left in front of it and the vehicles collided.
A flamboyant and at times controversial figure, Combs became known as much for his legal battles with local banks and publicity stunts as for his wide-ranging business interests.
Washington, Mar 8 ( ANI ): Researchers have come up with a laser frequency comb to help determine if there is life on other planets.
Plunk testified Thursday that the barista knew Combs and unlocked the door for him, that no robbery was planned and that Plunk never shot at the barista, as the man testified.
Fine comb teeth that often broke were the weakest part of bone combs (e.
share little similarity with the theridiid comb," and concludes that these are "superficial similarities.
It's probably the first comb I've had since I was about 12.
Buy a fine metal-toothed nit comb from the chemist and comb the hair over a piece of white paper - you'll be able to spot if any lice fall out.