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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An attempt by a balding person to grow the remaining hair longer and cover the bald spot to give the illusion of hair

Usage examples (40)
  • O'DONNELL: He's like the Eveready comb-over bunny.
  • First, the attorney had a re - ally bad comb-over.
  • The big man with the comb-over pulled the trigger.
  • TRUMP: Well, Melania did Barron's little comb-over. for more
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