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British English: /kəʊm/
American English: /koʊm/

Translation of comb in German:


  • 2 (action)give one's hair a comb
    sich Dat. die Haare kämmen
  • 3 (honeycomb)
    Wabe Fem.

transitive verb

  • 1
    kämmen (Haare, Flachs, Wolle)
    comb somebody's/one's hair
    jemandem/sich die Haare kämmen
    jemanden/sich kämmen
    comb something out of somebody's hair
    jemandem etwas aus den Haaren kämmen

Phrasal verbs

comb out

transitive verb 1
auskämmen (Haare)
2 (separate for removal) 3 (search)

Definition of comb in:

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