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Blanket

Blan´ket
n.1.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.
2.(Print.) A piece of rubber, felt, or woolen cloth, used in the tympan to make it soft and elastic.
3.A streak or layer of blubber in whales.
Nor heaven peep through the blanket of the dark
To cry, "Hold, hold!"
- Shak.
Blanket sheet
a newspaper of folio size.
A wet blanket
anything which damps, chills, dispirits, or discour ges.
v. t.1.To cover with a blanket.
[imp. & p. p. Blanketed; p. pr. & vb. n. Blanketing.]
I'll . . . blanket my loins.
- Shak.
2.To toss in a blanket by way of punishment.
We'll have our men blanket 'em i' the hall.
- B. Jonson.
3.To take the wind out of the sails of (another vessel) by sailing to windward of her.
Blanket cattle
See Belted cattle, under Belted.
Noun1.Blanketblanket - bedding that keeps a person warm in bed; "he pulled the covers over his head and went to sleep"
Synonyms: cover
2.blanket - anything that covers; "there was a blanket of snow"
Synonyms: mantle
3.blanket - a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor
Verb1.blanket - cover as if with a blanket; "snow blanketed the fields"
2.blanket - form a blanket-like cover (over)
Adj.1.blanket - 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"
To see a blanket in your dream, symbolizes warmth, love, security and protection. You may be seeking for some form of shelter from the outside world. Consider also how your dream may be calling attention to a "cover-up" in some situation or circumstance in your waking life. To dream that you are wrapped in a blanket, indicates your fear of the unknown. You may feel some sort of threat/chaos or sense some coldness from those around you. To dream that you are covering or wrapping someone in a blanket, suggests you desire to care for that person.afghan, all-comprehensive, all-inclusive, apply to, becloud, bed linen, bedclothes, bedcover, bedding, bedsheet, bedspread, befog, blind, block, buffalo robe, camouflage, canopy, cap, case, casual, cloak, clothe, clothes, cloud, comfort, compendious, complete, conceal, contour sheet, cope, counterpane, cover up, coverage, covering, coverlid, covert, coverture, cowl, cowling, crown, curtain, disguise, dissemble, distract attention from, drape, drapery, eclipse, eiderdown, encyclopedic, ensconce, enshroud, envelop, film, fitted sheet, general, global, gloss over, guise, hanging, hide, hood, imprudent, indiscreet, indiscriminate, indiscriminative, insensitive, keep under cover, lap robe, lay on, lay over, linen, mask, muffle, nonjudgmental, obduce, obfuscate, obscure, occult, omnibus, over-all, overcast, overlay, overspread, pall, patchwork quilt, pillow slip, pillowcase, promiscuous, put on, rug, screen, scum, shade, sheet, sheeting, shelter, shield, shroud, slip, slur over, spread, spread over, superimpose, superpose, sweeping, synoptic, tactless, total, uncritical, uncriticizing, undemanding, undifferentiating, undiscreet, undiscriminating, undiscriminative, unexacting, unfastidious, unmeticulous, unparticular, unselective, unsubtle, untactful, varnish, veil, vestment, whitewash, whole, wholesale, without exception, without omission
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