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Sentence count:24Posted:2017-03-14Updated:2020-07-24
Similar words: assistant managermantelimportantimportantlycourt martialplateaupostmana great manyMeaning: [‚pɔrt'mæntəʊ /‚pɔːt-]  n. 1. a new word formed by joining two others and combining their meanings 2. a large travelling bag made of stiff leather. 
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1 'Depression' is a portmanteau condition.
2 'Motel' is a portmanteau word made up from 'motor' and 'hotel'.
3 The portmanteau can't be found.
4 Large green canvas portmanteau containing the personal effects of the late Victor Zenobia.
5 The balancing slower growth was supplied by the portmanteau of miscellaneous services.
6 Her shabby appearance and the battered portmanteau had weighed heavily against the genteel tone of her voice.
7 Stagflation is portmanteau word made of stagnation and inflation.
8 The word e-tailer is a portmanteau word derived from 'electronic' and 'retailer', in a similar way to 'e-mail'.
9 Stagflation is a portmanteau word made of stagnation and inflation.
10 A portmanteau sentence is a sentence which hybrid structure from two sentences in different languages.
11 Chillaxin is a portmanteau of chillin’ and relaxin’,(sentencedict.com) refers to an extreme state of contentedness.
12 Therewas a small portmanteau in the room and this he pulled out and began to strap.
13 He always carries this portmanteau with him when he goes abroad.
14 The addition of "Chindonesia", a portmanteau word which blends China, India and Indonesia, reflects the shifting focus of world trade.
15 The Official Secrets Act was described as a piece of portmanteau legislation, covering everything from nuclear weapons to army boots.
16 He shut the door, turned and tripped straight over the portmanteau.
17 Instead he took a sheaf of glossy photographs from his portmanteau and pushed them across the table towards the Corsican.
18 Presently the port was gone and the fire gone and Tuppe had gone to sleep in the portmanteau.
19 The old man had disappeared outside again without a word,[www.Sentencedict.com] having set Theda's portmanteau down in the wide hall.
20 I rang the bell, and directed my servant to pack my portmanteau.
21 There are some worthless articles of clothing in the old portmanteau.
22 Louise pressed with all the strength of her little hands on the top of the portmanteau.
23 I'd experience a form of parental sorrow that should be endowed with a German portmanteau word, say, Mutterkinderwinterfahrenschade.
24 " There now,' said Eug é nie , " while I change my costume do you lock portmanteau. "
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