Dictionary.com

blanketing

[ blang-ki-ting ]
/ ˈblæŋ kɪ tɪŋ /
Save This Word!

noun
blankets: The blanketing was too warm.
Radio. the effect of a signal from a powerful transmitter that interferes with or prevents the reception of other signals.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of blanketing

First recorded in 1570–80; blanket + -ing1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use blanketing in a sentence

FEEDBACK