What are some opposite words for portable?

Antonyms for portable
ˈpɔr tə bəl, ˈpoʊr-

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term portable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. portable(adj)

    a small light typewriter; usually with a case in which it can be carried

    unportable, inboard

  2. portable(adj)

    easily or conveniently transported

    "a portable television set"

    inboard, unportable

  3. portable(adj)

    of a motor designed to be attached to the outside of a boat's hull

    "a portable outboard motor"

    unportable, inboard


  1. portable(noun)

    port-a-john, porta-kybo, port-a-san, port-o-let, sani-privy, portaloo, turdis, portable toilet, porta-potty

  2. portable(noun)

    Able to be carried or easily moved.

    portaloo, sani-privy, porta-potty, porta-kybo, port-a-san, port-o-let, port-a-john, turdis, portable toilet

  3. portable(noun)

    Of software, able to be run on multiple hardware or operating systems.

    porta-potty, portable toilet, port-a-john, porta-kybo, sani-privy, port-o-let, portaloo, turdis, port-a-san

  4. portable(noun)

    A hand-held video gaming device.

    porta-kybo, portable toilet, sani-privy, porta-potty, portaloo, port-a-john, port-o-let, turdis, port-a-san

  5. portable(noun)

    a portable computer

    turdis, porta-potty, port-a-san, portaloo, port-a-john, portable toilet, sani-privy, porta-kybo, port-o-let

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. portable

    ponderous, immovable, awkward, unmanageable, unhandy

    movable, handy, manageable, light

How to use portable in a sentence?

  1. Marco Attisani:

    Watly purifies water from any source of contamination - chemical, bacteriological, or physical - without the need of filterings, it also generates electricity because it combines also photovoltaic technologies and through photovoltaic technologies we actually generate electricity off the grid that can be used for empowering the machine itself, the electronics inside the machine but as well for recharging external devices - thousands of them, such as portable phones, computers.

  2. Agnes Halmos:

    It's horrible that they are stuck here, thousands of them with just five portable toilets and no place to spend a night, there are infants here, for crying out loud!

  3. Vivian Balakrishnan:

    We are developing and will soon roll out a portable wearable device that will ... not depend on possession of a smartphone, if this portable device works, we may then distribute it to everyone in Singapore.

  4. Gerard Cote:

    The way they diagnose malaria now is with a microscope but it is with a big bench top microscope that is relatively complicated to use, takes a trained technician, and you have to have the facility for that scope in a centralized lab somewhere. So basically what we are taking is that gold standard and making it into a portable device.

  5. Phil Schiller:

    It is faster than 80 percent of the portable PCs that have shipped in the last 12 months.

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