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1. fine

adjective. ['ˈfaɪn'] being satisfactory or in satisfactory condition.

Synonyms

  • hunky-dory
  • satisfactory
  • okay
  • ok
  • o.k.

Antonyms

  • permeable
  • leaky
  • unseaworthy
  • generous

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • fine (Italian)
  • finis (Latin)
  • finer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • finire (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Fine Toothed Comb

  • superdome
  • nvhome
  • vendome
  • guillaume
  • cydrome
  • strome
  • strohm
  • shalom
  • mccomb
  • mccolm
  • jerrome
  • jacome
  • ghuloum
  • krome
  • jerome
  • gloam
  • frome
  • chrome
  • blome
  • blohm
  • bloem
  • yom
  • tome
  • thome
  • sohm
  • schaum
  • rome
  • rolm
  • rohm
  • roehm

Example sentences of the word fine-toothed-comb


1. Noun Phrase
Comb the natural hair strand with a fine toothed comb.

2. Noun Phrase
Comb all of the tangles from the hair using a fine toothed comb.

3. Noun Phrase
Comb hair straight down with the fine toothed comb.

2. comb

noun. ['ˈkoʊm'] a flat device with narrow pointed teeth on one edge; disentangles or arranges hair.

Synonyms

  • fine-tooth comb
  • pocketcomb
  • fine-toothed comb
  • device
  • tooth
  • pocket comb

Antonyms

  • twist
  • twine
  • bend
  • weave

3. fine

adjective. ['ˈfaɪn'] minutely precise especially in differences in meaning.

Antonyms

  • loose

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • fine (Italian)
  • finis (Latin)
  • finer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • finire (Latin)

4. fine

adverb. ['ˈfaɪn'] an expression of agreement normally occurring at the beginning of a sentence.

Synonyms

  • all right
  • OK
  • alright

Antonyms

  • vulnerable
  • insecure
  • dark
  • smoothness

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • fine (Italian)
  • finis (Latin)
  • finer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • finire (Latin)

5. fine

adjective. ['ˈfaɪn'] thin in thickness or diameter.

Antonyms

  • unequal

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • fine (Italian)
  • finis (Latin)
  • finer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • finire (Latin)

6. fine

adjective. ['ˈfaɪn'] characterized by elegance or refinement or accomplishment.

Antonyms

  • sober

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • fine (Italian)
  • finis (Latin)
  • finer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • finire (Latin)

7. comb

noun. ['ˈkoʊm'] the fleshy red crest on the head of the domestic fowl and other gallinaceous birds.

Synonyms

  • cockscomb
  • coxcomb
  • gallinacean
  • crest

Antonyms

  • implausible
  • nonslippery
  • uglify
  • disorder

8. comb

verb. ['ˈkoʊm'] smoothen and neaten with or as with a comb.

Synonyms

  • tease
  • slick
  • neaten
  • groom
  • sleek down
  • fluff
  • comb out
  • disentangle

Antonyms

  • bottom out
  • walk
  • cathode
  • inactivity

9. comb

verb. ['ˈkoʊm'] search thoroughly.

Synonyms

  • search

10. fine

adverb. ['ˈfaɪn'] in a delicate manner.

Synonyms

  • exquisitely
  • delicately

Antonyms

  • unrefined
  • worst
  • big

Etymology

  • fin (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • fin (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • fine (Italian)
  • finis (Latin)
  • finer (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • finire (Latin)
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