Definition of blanket Pronunciation
1. A heavy, loosely woven fabric, usually large and woollen, used for warmth while sleeping or resting.
The baby was cold, so his mother put a blanket over him.
2. A layer of anything.
The city woke under a thick blanket of fog.
3. A thick rubber mat used in the offset printing process to transfer ink from the plate to the paper being printed.
A press operator must carefully wash the blanket whenever changing a plate.
4. A streak or layer of blubber in whales.
5. In general; covering or encompassing everything.
They sought to create a blanket solution for all situations.
A blanket ban
6. To cover with, or as if with, a blanket.
A fresh layer of snow blanketed the area.
7. To traverse or complete thoroughly.
The salesman blanketed the entire neighborhood.
8. To toss in a blanket by way of punishment.
9. To take the wind out of the sails of (another vessel) by sailing to windward of her.
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English - English - blanket Pronunciation
n. bed covering, quilt
v. cover, coat
adj. comprehensive, inclusive
English - Spanish - blanket Pronunciation
s. manta, cobertor, cobija, frazada
v. cubrir, poner una manta sobre; acallar, silenciar
adj. general; a todo riesgo (póliza)
English - French - blanket Pronunciation
n. couverture, manteau; couche (de neige)
v. couvrir, recouvrir; mettre une couverture à
adj. compréhensif, étendu; global
English - German - blanket Pronunciation
n. Bettdecke, Wolldecke
v. zudecken; ersticken
adj. inklusiv
English - Italian - blanket Pronunciation
s. coperta, coltre; (fig) manto, mantello, strato; (Tip) caucciù, tessuto gommato
v. coperta, coltre; manto
agg. generale, globale, completo, in blocco
English - Portuguese - blanket Pronunciation
s. cobertor, manta
v. cobrir
adj. cobertor; manta
English - Russian - blanket Pronunciation
с. шерстяное одеяло, одеяло, попона, что-либо закрывающее, что-либо покрывающее, покров; защитный слой; поверхностный слой, нанос, отложение, отложения, плоская рудная жила, чепрак
г. покрывать одеялом
прил. общий, всеобъемлющий, всеохватывающий, полный; полуцивилизованный, огульный
English - Turkish - blanket Pronunciation
f. battaniye ile örtmek, battaniyeye sarmak, örtmek, örtbas etmek; susturmak, engel olmak; battaniye ile zıplatmak; kapsamak
i. battaniye, örtü
s. geniş kapsamlı, kapsamlı, genel
Turkish - English - blanket
Dutch - English - blanket Pronunciation
[blanketten] v. blanch
English - Dutch - blanket Pronunciation
zn. deken
ww. met een deken bedekken, overdekken
bn. dekkend
English - Greek - blanket Pronunciation
ουσ. πάπλωμα, κουβέρτα, κλινοσκέπασμα, τσόχα
ρήμ. καλύπτω, σκεπάζω
επίθ. ευρύς, καθολικός
English - Chinese - blanket Pronunciation
(名) 毛毯, 毯子
(动) 用毯覆盖; 掩盖
(形) 总括的, 全体的; 没有限制的
English - Chinese - blanket Pronunciation
(名) 毛毯, 毯子
(動) 用毯覆蓋; 掩蓋
(形) 總括的, 全體的; 沒有限制的
English - Japanese - blanket Pronunciation
(動) 一面に覆う; 毛布で覆う
(名) 毛布; 一面に覆われたもの; 一面
(形) 包括的な
English - Korean - blanket Pronunciation
명. 담요
동. 담요로 덮다, 담요로 싸다
형. 총괄적인

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Verb forms for blanket
Present participle: blanketing
Present: blanket (3.person: blankets)
Past: blanketed
Future: will blanket
Present conditional: would blanket
Present Perfect: have blanketed (3.person: has blanketed)
Past Perfect: had blanketed
Future Perfect: will have blanketed
Past conditional: would have blanketed