Thesaurus

wet blankets

noun
plural of wet blanket

Synonyms & Antonyms of wet blankets

a person who spoils the pleasure of others
  • I'd love to go to the party, but with my cold, I'm afraid I'd just be a wet blanket

Synonyms for wet blankets

Words Related to wet blankets

Near Antonyms for wet blankets

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about wet blankets

Cite this Entry

“Wet blankets.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wet%20blankets. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

Comments on wet blankets

What made you want to look up wet blankets? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!