Definitions for blanket

Definitions for (noun) blanket

Main entry: blanket, cover

Definition: bedding that keeps a person warm in bed

Usage: he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep

Main entry: blanket

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

Main entry: blanket, mantle

Definition: anything that covers

Usage: there was a blanket of snow

Definitions for (verb) blanket

Main entry: blanket

Definition: cover as if with a blanket

Usage: snow blanketed the fields

Main entry: blanket

Definition: form a blanket-like cover (over)

Definitions for (adj) blanket

Main entry: broad, blanket, extensive, encompassing, panoptic, wide, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, across-the-board

Definition: broad in scope or content

Usage: 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

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