"Barrett, take six men and go to the head of Bar Creek and rake the brush like a fine-tooth comb," began Kline.
At times he yearned for a fine-tooth comb and a safety razor.
The lap is actually raked by a fine-tooth comb with needle-like teeth of steel ranging from 16 to 90 per inch.
You boasted that you went over the room with a fine-tooth comb, but who would think of looking on the under side of this table.
Oh, well rake the island with a fine-tooth comb, if we have to, cried Roger.
But I should like to go over the ship with a fine-tooth comb, and then I should like to go over outside, thoroughly.
The best thing though was a fine-tooth comb, which has been in constant use to-day.
Lombroso has combed history, as it were, with a fine-tooth comb, and very few geniuses have escaped his notice.
She was setting on the lounge now, with the fine-tooth comb in her hand.
The only way to close the books on this matter fast is to cover the city with a fine-tooth comb.