What does wet blanket mean?

Definitions for wet blanket

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spoilsport, killjoy, wet blanket, party pooper(noun)

    someone who spoils the pleasure of others


  1. wet blanket(Noun)

    A person who takes the fun out of a situation or activity, as by pessimism, demands, dullness, etc.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wet blanket in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wet blanket in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Penny Nance:

    It’s not in anyone’s best interest to throw a wet blanket on any kind of a program in which schools are trying to strengthen the father-daughter relationship, the people that are hurt by this are young women.

  2. John Thurman:

    I had doubts, but I was willing to try anything, taking drugs to sleep, taking drugs to ... just everything -- it felt like a wet blanket. And so I was willing to try anything. And pretty fast, within a few weeks, was feeling some of the benefits.

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