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blankets

noun
plural of blanket

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(Entry 1 of 2)

something that covers or conceals like a piece of cloth
  • a blanket of fog concealed the view of the harbor

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blankets

verb
present tense third-person singular of blanket

Synonyms & Antonyms of blankets (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to form a layer over
  • leaves blanketed all of the land around the house

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3 to cause to cease burning
  • firefighters managed to blanket the fire with foam

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“Blankets.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/blankets. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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