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Synonyms for blanket

to extend over the surface of

Synonyms for blanket

anything that covers

a layer of lead surrounding the highly reactive core of a nuclear reactor

cover as if with a blanket

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form a blanket-like cover (over)

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On one arm he carried a bundle, evidently his blankets.
I neglected the boat and had the sail spilling the wind again and again, such was my delight in following her every movement as she searched through the blankets for the pin.
Their bed-going preliminaries were simple, and in a few minutes they were side by side under the blankets.
The warm comfort of the blanket enveloped him and made a gentle languor.
Again and again it rose and fell, and each time the long blade of the knife buried itself in the thing beneath the blankets.
Happy was the trapper who could muster up a red blanket, a string of gay beads, or a paper of precious vermilion, with which to win the smiles of a Shoshonie fair one.
Look here, the sun isn't the spectacle--it's US--stacked up here on top of this gallows, in these idiotic blankets, and two hundred and fifty well-dressed men and women down here gawking up at us and not caring a straw whether the sun rises or sets, as long as they've got such a ridiculous spectacle as this to set down in their memorandum-books.
Then he went down on all fours and crawled off, begging them to let him alone, and he rolled himself up in his blanket and wallowed in under the old pine table, still a-begging; and then he went to crying.
In spite of his defiance his heart sunk when he saw Rose again, for the pain was worse, and the bath and blankets, the warming-pan and piping-hot sage tea, were all in vain.
They were heavily burdened with blanket packs which were strapped to their shoulders.
His blanket had fallen from his shoulders, and was lying in folds around him, leaving his breast, arms, and most of his body bare.
So soundly did Jerry sleep, that when the rain, having robbed the atmosphere of its last breath of wind, ceased and left the stateroom a steaming, suffocating furnace, he did not know when Skipper, panting for air, his loin cloth and undershirt soaked with sweat, arose, tucked blanket and pillow under his arm, and went on deck.
For the whale is indeed wrapt up in his blubber as in a real blanket or counterpane; or, still better, an Indian poncho slipt over his head, and skirting his extremity.
For the height of this sort of deliciousness is to have nothing but the blanket between you and your snugness and the cold of the outer air.
He took off his coat and, wrapping himself in the blanket, lay down on the bed.