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Synonyms for blanket
ˈblæŋ kɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blanket, cover(noun)

    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, mantle(noun)

    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. blanket(adj)

    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, wide(verb)

    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. blanket(verb)

    cover as if with a blanket

    "snow blanketed the fields"

    Antonyms:
    noncomprehensive, incomprehensive

  6. blanket(verb)

    form a blanket-like cover (over)

    Antonyms:
    incomprehensive, noncomprehensive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    coverage, cover, general, hedging, couverture, patchwork

How to pronounce blanket?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say blanket in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#104top
#191general
#846cover
#1049screen
#1882coverage
#2435binding
#2761cape
#4454covering
#4740screening
#9523blanket
#10294curtain
#16528mantle
#17563covert
#22697masking
#22704patchwork
#26534hedging
#33244drapery
#34492mantel
#35818pall
#39704concealment
#40224drape
#68219couverture
#132352mantelpiece
#155531pallium

How to use blanket in a sentence?

  1. Dominic Mellor:

    There needs to be a change in mindsets and reassessment of the government's role, with targeted business development support, it needs to move away from blanket subsidies towards targeted subsidies for industries and businesses able to compete and integrate into the global value chain.

  2. Maricela Batres:

    We were placed in the' kennel,' where we sleep on the ground with a blanket made of aluminum, the officers told us our children would be taken from us for the crime of crossing the border.

  3. Julie Linton:

    There certainly need to be conditions that do not include lying on a mat with a Mylar blanket on a floor that is cold, and cage-like fencing that extends to the ceiling, we absolutely need pediatric health experts at the border.

  4. Kim Ji-ha:

    I like bicycling to the Han River, and spreading out a blanket on the grass, and getting chicken delivered in only the way you can get it delivered here in Korea -- directly to the park.

  5. 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.


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