Definition of combover in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkōmˌōvər/


Hair that is combed over a bald spot in an attempt to cover it.
Example sentences
  • There are comb-overs, hair potions, and more drastic transplants.
  • She stared at the back of the cabbie's head, at the lame comb-over attempt to hide a textbook case of male pattern baldness.
  • Many men wear a comb-over to hide thinning or a receding hairline.

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Syllabification: comb·over

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