Definition of comb out
- She sat in front of the mirror combing out her hair.
- Her mother combed the tangles out.
: a toothed instrument used especially for adjusting, cleaning, or confining hair
: a structure resembling such a comb
: to draw a comb through for the purpose of arranging or cleaning
: to pass across with a scraping or raking action
: to eliminate (as with a comb) by a thorough going-over
: in a direction away from the inside or center
: from among others
: eject, oust
: to identify publicly as being such secretly
: to become publicly known
used as a function word to indicate an outward movement
: situated outside : external
: situated at a distance : outlying
: one who is out of office or power or on the outside
: an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball
: in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats
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