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
BuzzFeed even polled their readers on the topic, finding that 92% of participants (allegedly 410,000 people) saw grey and teal, 4% (allegedly 18,500 people) saw pink and white, and the remaining 4% claimed to see another combo.
Former University of Kansas combo guard Rex Walters played seven years in the NBA.
At the top of the lineup, Jean Segura and Ben Gamel are getting on base with as much regularity as any combo in baseball, setting the table for Robinson Cano and Nelson Cruz.
More draft: Donovan Mitchell picked 13th, traded to the Utah Jazz The combo forward shot 56.3 percent from the field in two years at IU, including 65.2 percent on 2-pointers.
Born in London, England, the athletic combo forward gives Toronto a physical presence around the rim, as well as some roster flexibility with forwards Serge Ibaka, P.J. Tucker and Patrick Patterson all unrestricted free agents this summer.
Platters are huge; a tableful of eaters may be better off ordering a la carte ($15 for broth; $6.95-$8.95 per meat; and $2.95-$3.95 per vegetable) rather than the combo.
The new relation network combo was correct 96% of the time, a superhuman score, the researchers report in a paper posted last week on the preprint server arXiv.
There’s a full menu of overstuffed deli sandwiches, seafood combos, Romanian tenderloin and assorted cheesecakes.
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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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