receiving-blanket

receiving blanket

noun
a small blanket, usually of cotton, for wrapping an infant, especially following a bath.

Origin:
1925–30

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To receiving-blanket
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: receiving system
Next Definition: receiving-end
Words Near: receiving-blanket
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for receiving-blanket
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing receiving-blanket
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature