Synonyms for blanket

Synonyms for (noun) blanket

Synonyms: blanket, cover

Definition: bedding that keeps a person warm in bed

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

Similar words: bed clothing, bedclothes, bedding

Definition: coverings that are used on a bed

Synonyms: blanket

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

Similar words: layer, bed

Definition: single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance

Usage: slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach

Synonyms: blanket, mantle

Definition: anything that covers

Usage: there was a blanket of snow

Similar words: cover, covering, natural covering

Definition: a natural object that covers or envelops

Usage: under a covering of dust; the fox was flushed from its cover

Synonyms for (verb) blanket

Synonyms: blanket

Definition: cover as if with a blanket

Usage: snow blanketed the fields

Similar words: cover

Definition: provide with a covering or cause to be covered

Usage: cover her face with a handkerchief; cover the child with a blanket; cover the grave with flowers

Synonyms: blanket

Definition: form a blanket-like cover (over)

Similar words: cover, spread over

Definition: form a cover over

Usage: The grass covered the grave

Synonyms for (adj) blanket

Synonyms: 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

Similar words: comprehensive

Definition: including all or everything

Usage: comprehensive coverage; a comprehensive history of the revolution; a comprehensive survey; a comprehensive education

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