a circular comb with rows of teeth or ridges, for rubbing down, grooming, and cleaning a horse's coat
Origin of currycombcurry + comb
to use a currycomb on
A comb with plastic or rubber teeth, used for grooming horses.
transitive verbcur·ry·combed, cur·ry·comb·ing, cur·ry·combs
To groom with a currycomb.
(third-person singular simple present currycombs, present participle currycombing, simple past and past participle currycombed)
- To groom using such a comb