comb out


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comb out

vb (tr, adverb)
1. (Hairdressing & Grooming) to remove (tangles or knots) from (the hair) with a comb
2. to isolate and remove for a purpose
3. to survey carefully; examine systematically
n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) an act of combing out
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.comb out - remove unwanted elementscomb out - remove unwanted elements; "The company weeded out the incompetent people"; "The new law weeds out the old inequities"
get rid of, remove - dispose of; "Get rid of these old shoes!"; "The company got rid of all the dead wood"
2.comb out - smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb; "comb your hair before dinner"; "comb the wool"
sleek down, slick down, slick - give a smooth and glossy appearance; "slick one's hair"
fluff, tease - ruffle (one's hair) by combing the ends towards the scalp, for a full effect
neaten, groom - care for one's external appearance; "He is always well-groomed"
Translations

w>comb out

vt sep
hairauskämmen
mistakesausmerzen; useless stuffaussortieren
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And I remember watching my dad take his comb out of his back pocket to touch up on things as the day wore on and thinking, "One day, I'll be doing that".
6 hair stations, 1 make up, 2 comb outs,and color mixing stations.