Comb synonyms

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To clean, polish, or groom with a brush:
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To hack.
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The fleshy red pate of a rooster.
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(Statistics, image processing, digital audio) To capture important patterns in the data, while leaving out noise.
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To remove (an outer layer, for example) from a surface by forceful strokes of an edged or rough instrument:
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Arrange is defined as to handle the details of an event, or to plan or cause some event to happen.
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To scrape or rub with or as with a file
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To separate (flax fibers) with a hatchel, or comb.
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To divide (a thing) into separate parts.
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To open (a lock) without the use of a key.
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To separate the fibres of a fibrous material.
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To clean things by vigorous rubbing and polishing
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To search thoroughly; examine every part of in searching
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1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, II.35:
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To penetrate or explore physically, especially with a probe, in order to find or discover something:
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To use a rake
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To sweep is to clear an area by brushing something away, to make a comprehensive search of a place, or to brush across or move gracefully along.
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To conduct a search; rummage.
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To rummage is to look through something, especially an untidy pile of something.
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(Intransitive) To conduct an inquiry or examination.
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The act by which something is combed.
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An annual garden plant, Celosia cristata, having showy red clusters of flowers
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smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb
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To become free of entanglement.
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To check IDs, especially against a minimum age requirement.
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To dress in formal clothes
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(Slang) To bribe or corrupt.
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To remove tangles or knots.
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To clean and brush (an animal).
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To groom (a horse); to dress or rub down a horse with a curry comb.
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Alternative spelling of backcomb.
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Find another word for comb. In this page you can discover 50 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for comb, like: brush, hackle, coxcomb, smooth, scrape, arrange, rasp, hatchel, separate, pick and tease.