blanket

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈblæŋkət/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈblæŋkɪt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(blangkit)


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blanket

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [Roll, Fold] (up) the blanket.
  2. Can you help me fold the blanket?
  3. Put a blanket on the bed.
  4. You look cold. Do you want a blanket?
  5. pulled the blanket over her [head, shoulders]
  6. a [winter, down, wool, summer, light] blanket
  7. [sit, eat] on a picnic blanket
  8. covered her (up) with a blanket
  9. wrapped a blanket around her (shoulders)
  10. used a blanket to [keep warm, stop shivering]
  11. blankets and sheets
  12. [put, lay] down a blanket
  13. [lay] a blanket for the picnic
  14. [put] a blanket down
  15. [wash, air, dust off, dry clean] the blanket
  16. give the blanket an airing
  17. protected by a fire blanket
  18. a blanket of snow covered the ground
  19. slang: He's (a bit of) a wet blanket.
n as adj
  1. blanket clouds covered the sky
  2. don't [give, use] blanket [answers, statements, responses]
  3. blanket coverage of the [event, news, elections, Olympics]
  4. have [made, placed] a blanket order
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