Share this entry

Share this page


Line breaks: un|combed
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈkəʊmd

Definition of uncombed in English:


(Of a person’s hair) not combed: his hair was matted and uncombed
More example sentences
  • Standing at about five foot nine, Freddie appeared somewhat taller due to an enormous pile of wild, uncombed hair.
  • The Princess had a distinguished face, thin and drawn, set off by long black uncombed hair and she wore a long dark gown down to her feet.
  • I slid my headphones over my messy, uncombed hair.

Definition of uncombed in:

Share this entry

Share this page


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day verbose
Pronunciation: vərˈbōs
using more words than are needed…