comb out of

(redirected from comb out)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

comb something out of something

 and comb something out
to remove substances or knots and snarls from something by combing. I had to comb the gum out of her hair. It took me over an hour to comb out the gum.
See also: comb, of, out