What are some alternative words for blanket?

Synonyms for blanketˈblæŋ kɪt

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term blanket.

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"

    cover charge, blanket, screen, covering, cover version, covering fire, binding, covert, natural covering, cover song, concealment, top, masking, back, cover, mantle, screening, book binding

    noncomprehensive, incomprehensive

  2. blanket, mantle(noun)

    anything that covers

    "there was a blanket of snow"

    pallium, cover, pall, mantle, mantel, cape, mantelpiece, curtain, mantlepiece, drape, chimneypiece, blanket, drapery

    incomprehensive, noncomprehensive

  3. blanket(adj)

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

    cover, mantle

    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"

    incomprehensive, noncomprehensive

  5. blanket(verb)

    cover as if with a blanket

    "snow blanketed the fields"

    noncomprehensive, incomprehensive

  6. blanket(verb)

    form a blanket-like cover (over)

    incomprehensive, noncomprehensive

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

coverage, cover, general, hedging, couverture, patchwork

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