Definition of blanket:
- A heavy, loosely woven fabric, usually of wool, and having a nap, used in bed clothing; also, a similar fabric used as a robe; or any fabric used as a cover for a horse.
- A piece of rubber, felt, or woolen cloth, used in the tympan to make it soft and elastic.
- A streak or layer of blubber in whales.
- To cover with a blanket.
- To take the wind out of the sails of ( another vessel) by sailing to windward of her.
- To toss in a blanket by way of punishment.
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- cover (part of speech: verb)
- bedspread (part of speech: noun)
- covering (part of speech: noun)
- indiscriminate (part of speech: adjective)
- layer (part of speech: noun)
- "The Quilt that Jack Built; How He Won the Bicycle", Annie Fellows Johnston.
- "They of the High Trails", Hamlin Garland.
- "Narrative of a Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America in the years 1811, 1812, 1813, and 1814 or the First American Settlement on the Pacific", Gabriel Franchere.