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blanket

Synonyms of blanket in English:

noun

  • 1 the bed had a red blanket on it
    cover, covering, rug, afghan, quilt, eiderdown, duvet;
    bedcover, bedspread, throw-over;
    bedclothes;
    North American  throw, spread;
    South African  kaross;
    in Latin America serape
  • 2 a dense grey blanket of cloud
  • adjective

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  • a blanket ban on tobacco advertising
    [Antonyms] partial, piecemeal
  • verb

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  • 1 snow blanketed the mountains
    conceal, obscure, blot out, hide, mask, cloud, cloak, veil, shroud, swathe, envelop, submerge, surround
    literary mantle, enshroud
  • 2 the double glazing blankets the noise a bit
    muffle, deaden, soften, mute, silence, quieten, smother, dampen, damp down, tone down, mask, suppress, reduce, abate, kill
    [Antonyms] amplify
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