combed combed  /ˈkoʊmd/


  • (adj) (of hair) made tidy with a comb


  1. Investigators: Multiple deficiencies found in Boone hotel pool heater

    State and local investigators combed every inch of a Boone hotel after three people died inside the same room in less than two months. Minutes after arriving Wednesday, inspectors from the North Carolina State Board of Licensing and an inspector from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission took photos of the pool area at the Best Western. Police said inspectors focused much of their ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  2. Memorial services planned for Emeryville man missing since Bay to Breakers

    PORTLAND -- Though searchers who have combed local beaches for weeks have not found a body, friends and family of Beau Rasmussen, who went missing after the Bay to Breakers race last month, have planned a June 29 memorial service in Portland to remember the Emeryville man.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Lamorinda Sun

  3. Wacha earns 1st win, Cardinals beat Mets 9-2

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Michael Wacha had combed his hair and dressed in a button-down shirt, all ready at his locker not long after a beer shower to celebrate his first major league win.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports


  1. "Ever since I endorsed John McCain for president, people seeking to attack Senator McCain have combed my records for statements they can use for political gain. They have had no qualms about grossly misrepresenting my position on issues most near...
    on May 22, 2008 By: John Hagee Source: Reuters

  2. "We have radical deflation in this country," Cramer said. "I mean, that's what it is. People are maybe working, earning money off the books. I'm doing a series on the show. I'm trying to find companies that are gloom-busters. I gave combed...
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Jim Cramer Source: Business Media Institute

  3. "Stuck like hell," Reid said. "I'm home in my pajamas, a very nice pair of pajamas, I might add. And I haven't combed my hair or shaved."
    on Feb 11, 2010 By: Harry Reid Source: Huffington Post (blog)

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