A cloth, usually large, used for warmth while sleeping or resting. (noun)
A layer of anything. (noun)
A thick rubber mat used in the offset printing process to transfer ink from the plate to the paper being printed. (noun)
In general; covering or encompassing everything. (adjective)
To cover with, or as if with, a blanket. (verb)
To traverse or complete thoroughly. (verb)
To toss in a blanket by way of punishment. (verb)
To take the wind out of the sails of (another vessel) by sailing to windward of her. (verb)
Examples of word blanket
But for me a flannel nightgown and a blanket is a less expensive way of taking care of that problem here.
BLITZER: Are you, as the Washington Post reported, ready to give what they call blanket amnesty to anyone who authorized these wiretaps?
Flora covered him with her pocket handkerchief, which she called a blanket, and tried to wait patiently for him to finish his nap.
While Blagojevich supported Ryan's moratorium on executions, he called the blanket commutations a "big mistake."
I don't think that we should give long-term blanket protection — no way — I do feel that there are elements of our industry, and I think we've defined some of them in our report to the Congress, to the OTA, that do not need any protection.