What is another word for afghan?

Pronunciation: [ˈafɡan] (IPA)

The word "afghan" refers to a knitted or crocheted blanket or shawl that is native to Afghanistan. However, it also has other synonyms such as throw, coverlet, comforter, quilt, and bedspread. These words can be used interchangeably depending on the context of the sentence. For instance, "She snuggled under the cozy afghan" can be replaced with "She snuggled under the warm blanket." The word "afghan" has a cultural connotation, but the synonyms offer a neutral way to describe a similar item. Regardless of the word choice, the purpose of the item remains the same- to provide warmth and comfort.

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Usage examples for Afghan

The afghan outside the fence was very excited.
"In the Musgrave Ranges"
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The terrified afghan started to run and, as there was no way of escape, he had to run round and round the paddock with the camel at his heels.
"In the Musgrave Ranges"
Jim Bushman
The afghan had now run three times round the little paddock, and as he came round the fourth time, nearly exhausted, the boy called out to him.
"In the Musgrave Ranges"
Jim Bushman

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