blanket : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n bedding that keeps a person warm in bed
- n anything that covers
there was a blanket of snow
- n a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor
- v cover as if with a blanket
snow blanketed the fields
- v form a blanket-like cover (over)
- s broad in scope or content
blanket sanctions against human-rights violators
- The long and colorful evolution of the blanket with arms has included the patriotically named Freedom Blanket, the Book Blanket, the Cuddle Wrap and the Toasty Wrap, a product .
- JetBlue now charges for blankets; USAirways for water; and almost everyone for some baggage.
- The two-minute commercial for the "blanket with sleeves," which began airing in September, has been playing nonstop--and not just on struggling channels in the wee hours of the .
News & Articles
- 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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 ...
June 18, 2013 - Houston Chronicle
- News : FIRST IMPRESSIONS: Dent May, “Warm Blanket”
Dent May Warm Blanket PAW TRACKS Release date: August 27, 2013 Continue reading at FILTERmagazine.com
June 17, 2013 - Filter Magazine
- 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
June 17, 2013 - PRWeb
- Shami Chakrabarti in USA Today
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...
- AntÃ³nio SimÃµes in Slate Magazine
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.
- Doc Rivers in Orlando Sentinel
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...