Synonyms of blanket


1. blanket, cover, bedclothes, bed clothing, bedding

usage: bedding that keeps a person warm in bed; "he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep"

2. blanket, mantle, covering, natural covering, cover

usage: anything that covers; "there was a blanket of snow"

3. blanket, layer, bed

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


1. blanket, cover

usage: cover as if with a blanket; "snow blanketed the fields"

2. blanket, cover, spread over

usage: form a blanket-like cover (over)


1. across-the-board, all-embracing, all-encompassing, all-inclusive, blanket(prenominal), broad, encompassing, extensive, panoptic, wide, comprehensive (vs. noncomprehensive)

usage: 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"

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Definition and meaning of blanket (Dictionary)