Definition of blanket roll in US English:

blanket roll


North American
  • A blanket or sleeping bag made into a cylindrical roll for ease of carrying, often with utensils and other personal supplies inside; a bedroll.

    • ‘He put his head back onto a blanket roll that served as a pillow and stretched out on the sidewalk.’
    • ‘‘We'll stay here the night, then head out in the morning, he said tossing his blanket roll beside the river bank.’
    • ‘He searched out with stiff fingers for his blanket roll tied on his pack.’