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blanket roll

Syllabification: blan·ket roll

Definition of blanket roll in English:

noun

North American
A blanket or sleeping bag made into a cylindrical roll for ease of carrying, often with utensils and other personal supplies inside; a bedroll.
Example sentences
  • ‘We'll stay here the night, then head out in the morning, he said tossing his blanket roll beside the river bank.
  • He searched out with stiff fingers for his blanket roll tied on his pack.
  • He put his head back onto a blanket roll that served as a pillow and stretched out on the sidewalk.

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