Definitions For Comb


  • The act of drawing a comb through hair
  • The fleshy red crest on the head of the domestic fowl and other gallinaceous birds
  • Ciliated comb-like swimming plate of a ctenophore
  • A flat device with narrow pointed teeth on one edge; disentangles or arranges hair
  • Any of several tools for straightening fibers
  • A flat piece of plastic or metal with a row of thin teeth that is used for making hair neat
  • A device that is used for separating or straightening fibers (such as wool fibers)
  • A soft part on top of the head of some birds (such as chickens)


  • Smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb
  • Search thoroughly
  • Straighten with a comb
  • To smooth, arrange, or separate (hair or fibers) with a comb
  • To search (something) very thoroughly in order to find something

Is Comb a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Comb is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Comb in a Sentence

  • He combed back his hair.
  • The wool is combed before being spun into yarn.
  • We combed the beach for shells.

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