Definition of combo
1 : a usually small jazz or dance band
2 informal : combination an appealing color combo
Examples of combo in a Sentence
The carpet design comes in three different color combos.
Recent Examples of combo from the Web
Next on the menu are chicken, beans and rice from a combo Crucian-Puerto Rican restaurant, a filling meal with origins in both plantation slave food on St. Croix and the Puerto Rican traditional meal of beans and rice.
Vicodin is the brand name for a combo painkiller that mixes hydrocodone, an opiate, with acetaminophen, the active ingredient of Tylenol.
Annual fees for saltwater licenses for residents are $37 ; a combo license is $54.
The combo platter of excitement over a long-lousy team and the acquisition of local legend Marshawn Lynch melted a lot of anger in folks ticked off at the Raiders for signing an agreement to leave the city for Las Vegas in 2020.
The menu is numbered, and regulars all have a favorite burger combo.
Up front, Harry Shipp is once again in at the midfielder spot that’s been a revolving door for much of the season as the team seeks the right combo to compliment Jordan Morris, Clint Dempsey and Nicolas Lodeiro.
With specials that include $2.50 Taco Tuesdays and a $12 beer, shot and taco combo daily 5-7 p.m., there's no doubt the 50-seat sidewalk cafe at this Mexican-fusion restaurant will be hopping this summer.
Still, the music — high-end theatrical pop adorned with melisma and other Silk Road accents — rewards the ear and is well orchestrated by the composer for a small combo including the lutelike Afghan rubab.
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Origin and Etymology of combo
combination + 1-o
First Known Use: 1921See Words from the same year
COMBO Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of combo for English Language Learners
: a small musical group that plays jazz or dance music
: a combination of different things
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