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Antonyms for blanket
ˈblæŋ kɪtblan·ket

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  1. blanket, covernoun

    bedding that keeps a person warm in bed

    "he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep"

    Antonyms:
    noncomprehensive, incomprehensive

    Synonyms:
    cover charge, screen, covering, cover version, covering fire, binding, covert, natural covering, cover song, concealment, top, masking, back, cover, mantle, screening, book binding

  2. blanket, mantlenoun

    anything that covers

    "there was a blanket of snow"

    Antonyms:
    incomprehensive, noncomprehensive

    Synonyms:
    pallium, cover, pall, mantle, mantel, cape, mantelpiece, curtain, mantlepiece, drape, chimneypiece, drapery

  3. blanketadjective

    a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor

    Antonyms:
    noncomprehensive, incomprehensive

    Synonyms:
    cover, mantle

  4. across-the-board, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, blanket(a), broad, encompassing, extensive, panoptic, wideverb

    broad in scope or content

    "across-the-board pay increases"; "an all-embracing definition"; "blanket sanctions against human-rights violators"; "an invention with broad applications"; "a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner; "granted him wide powers"

    Antonyms:
    incomprehensive, noncomprehensive

  5. blanketverb

    cover as if with a blanket

    "snow blanketed the fields"

    Antonyms:
    noncomprehensive, incomprehensive

  6. blanketverb

    form a blanket-like cover (over)

    Antonyms:
    incomprehensive, noncomprehensive

How to use blanket in a sentence?

  1. Fariha Abbasi-Feinberg:

    Weighted blankets shouldn't be used for toddlers under 2 years old, as it may increase the risk of suffocation, it's important for parents to always consult their pediatrician before trying a weighted blanket.

  2. Kelsey Louie:

    It is time for the FDA to implement a policy that is truly based on science, not blanket bans on certain groups of people.

  3. Thomas Tijo:

    For me as a Christian, this is one of the most important days of my life, we are a long way from home and this is like a comforting blanket. I will listen very carefully to what the pope says.

  4. Marge Piercy:

    Long hair is considered bohemian, which may be why I grew it, but I keep it long because I love the way it feels, part cloak, part fan, part mane, part security blanket.

  5. Melinda Mills:

    There's been a lot of confusion about where people should wear masks, and where there's confusion, people just disengage and don't wear them, the British government's why( some countries) are moving to a broad, blanket policy.

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