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Synonyms 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"

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

    Antonyms:
    noncomprehensive, incomprehensive

  2. blanket, mantlenoun

    anything that covers

    "there was a blanket of snow"

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

    Antonyms:
    incomprehensive, noncomprehensive

  3. blanketadjective

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

    Synonyms:
    cover, mantle

    Antonyms:
    noncomprehensive, incomprehensive

  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

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  1. List of paraphrases for "blanket":

    coverage, cover, general, hedging, couverture, patchwork

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How to use blanket in a sentence?

  1. Marion Howard:

    Life is like a blanket too short. You pull it up and your toes rebel, you yank it down and shivers meander about your shoulder; but cheerful folks manage to draw their knees up and pass a very comfortable night.

  2. Jennifer Harrison:

    We have already seen the effects of these policies, to decarcerate and ending mass incarceration and blanket release mandates that have already been implemented across New York, and these are the results.

  3. Jennifer Francis:

    As we continue to dump greenhouse gasses into the atmosphere, and thicken this blanket of greenhouse gasses around the Earth, we will see more extreme events of all sorts, including these cold spells.

  4. Peter Rutherford:

    We know the pros and the cons of a blanket ban, we know the risks of' collective justice', but we also know the risk of not punishing a culture of doping that comes from the very top, i would say that the latter is a much greater threat to sport. We've certainly not been given a clear message of transparency and progress. But no, what we have now is a messy, grey area that doesn't help anyone.

  5. Brian Porto:

    The last thing I would want to do is give The NCAA a free pass or a blanket exemption.


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