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Synonyms for blanket
ˈblæŋ kɪtblan·ket

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Princeton's WordNet

  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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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "blanket":

    coverage, cover, general, hedging, couverture, patchwork

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#2761cape
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#9523blanket
#10294curtain
#16528mantle
#17563covert
#22697masking
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#26534hedging
#33244drapery
#34492mantel
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#132352mantelpiece
#155531pallium

How to use blanket in a sentence?

  1. Augusta E. Rundell:

    Christmas--that magic blanket that wraps itself about us, that something so intangible that it is like a fragrance. It may weave a spell of nostalgia. Christmas may be a day of feasting, or of prayer, but always it will be a day of remembrance--a day in which we think of everything we have ever loved.

  2. Fox Nation:

    Now, listen, unless it's got crime scene tape around it, I'm not concerned, but it's just striking to me that when her daughter, two-year-old Caylee, was found wrapped in a blanket with duct tape all around her mouth and nose on her skull, which was by then skeletonized, wrapped in a blanket and in a trash bag -- a few houses down from the Anthony home in a swampy area behind a school, Tot mom Casey Anthony insisted at trial that her daughter had actually drowned.

  3. Anirudh Rastogi:

    Some of these coins can be quite scammy, but in imposing a blanket ban, India would be out of sync with important global tech and business developments in blockchain.

  4. Red Cross:

    The child, who had been buried for about 80 hours, was found in a bucket wrapped in a blanket. She appeared dehydrated, and with no visible physical injuries.

  5. Health Minister Adam Vojtech:

    It does not mean that we should stop easing the blanket measures, because the epidemiologic situation has been developing well, there are just some local hot spots.


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