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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uncombedadjective

    (of hair) not combed

    "he was unwashed and uncombed with his clothes half buttoned"; "wild unkempt hair"


  1. uncombedadjective

    Not combed

  2. Etymology: From un- + combed.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Uncombedadjective

    Not parted or adjusted by the comb.

    They might perceive his head
    To be unarmed, and curled, uncombed hairs,
    Upstarting stiff. Fairy Queen, b.
    1. c.
    9. st. 22.

    Their locks are beds of uncomb’d snakes, that wind
    About their shady brows in wanton rings. Richard Crashaw.

    Thy locks uncomb’d, like a rough wood appear. Dryden.


  1. uncombed

    Uncombed refers to something, typically hair or fur, that is not neat, orderly, or well-groomed due to not being combed or brushed. It can also describe fibers or materials that are in a raw or unprocessed state.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uncombed in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uncombed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of uncombed in a Sentence

  1. Yevgeny Aleksandrovich Yevtushenko:

    I do not like poems that resemble hay compressed into a geometrically perfect cube. I like it when the hay, unkempt, uncombed, with dry berries mixed in it, thrown together gaily and freely, bounces along atop some truck-and more, if there are some lovely and healthy lasses atop the hay-and better yet if the branches catch at the hay, and some of it tumbles to the road.


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