Blanket cattle
Blanket Blan"ket, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blanketed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blanketing}.] 1. To cover with a blanket. [1913 Webster]

I'll . . . blanket my loins. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To toss in a blanket by way of punishment. [1913 Webster]

We'll have our men blanket 'em i' the hall. --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster]

3. To take the wind out of the sails of (another vessel) by sailing to windward of her. [1913 Webster]

{Blanket cattle}. See {Belted cattle}, under {Belted}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Blanket — Blan ket, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blanketed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blanketing}.] 1. To cover with a blanket. [1913 Webster] I ll . . . blanket my loins. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To toss in a blanket by way of punishment. [1913 Webster] We ll have our men …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Blanketed — Blanket Blan ket, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Blanketed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Blanketing}.] 1. To cover with a blanket. [1913 Webster] I ll . . . blanket my loins. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To toss in a blanket by way of punishment. [1913 Webster] We ll have …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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