blanket blanket  /b ˈlæŋ kət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) bedding that keeps a person warm in bed
  2. (n) anything that covers
  3. (n) a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor
  4. (v) cover as if with a blanket
  5. (v) form a blanket-like cover (over)
  6. (adj) broad in scope or content

Usage(s):

  1. JetBlue now charges for blankets; USAirways for water; and almost everyone for some baggage.
  2. THE HOME This year's favorite blanket is full of holes, and meant to be: it is the thermal blanket, a machine-made creation of loose-weave stitches that looks like the.
  3. The Navajo blanketmostly in the form of machine-made imitationshas long been a popular product for the tourist trade.

News

  1. Hikers find body in blanket near NE Houston park

    Hikers find body in blanket near NE Houston park Houston Chronicle Copyright 2013 Houston Chronicle. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 7:40 pm, Monday, June 17, 2013 "There appears to be a human foot sticking out of it," said Sgt. Robert Torres with the Houston police homicide division. Police have not identified any ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle

  2. News : FIRST IMPRESSIONS: Dent May, “Warm Blanket”

    Dent May Warm Blanket PAW TRACKS Release date: August 27, 2013 Continue reading at FILTERmagazine.com
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Filter Magazine

  3. Insect Shield® Launches Repellent Outdoor Blanket

    Health experts warn of increase in ticks and mosquitoes; Insect Shield Outdoor Blanket offers protection from mosquitoes, ticks, flies and fleas. (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10836815.htm
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "Imagine the outcry if a device was introduced that caused blanket discomfort to people of one race or gender, rather than to our kids," Chakrabarti said. "The 'Mosquito' has no place in a country that values its children and seeks to instill...
    on Feb 12, 2008 By: Shami Chakrabarti Source: USA Today

  2. "They told me to lie on the bed, and they covered me with a blanket, pressed the gun against my head, and told me to sleep," he told reporters.
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: António Simões Source: Slate Magazine

  3. "Not what we wanted," coach Doc Rivers said of the team's stay in Southern California. "We wanted two more (wins). Obviously, the blanket was that we get to go home, but we really believed that we could win one of these games. We won one and...
    on Jun 7, 2006 By: Doc Rivers Source: Orlando Sentinel

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