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Synonyms for portable
ˈpɔr tə bəl, ˈpoʊr-por·ta·ble

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  1. portablenoun

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

  2. portablenoun

    Able to be carried or easily moved.

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

  3. portablenoun

    Any temporary building that is portable, especially one located at a school.

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

  4. portablenoun

    A hand-held video gaming device.

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

  5. portablenoun

    a portable computer

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. portable

    movable, handy, manageable, light

    ponderous, immovable, awkward, unmanageable, unhandy

Princeton's WordNet

  1. portableadjective

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

    unportable, inboard

  2. portableadjective

    easily or conveniently transported

    "a portable television set"

    inboard, unportable

  3. portableadjective

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

    "a portable outboard motor"

    unportable, inboard

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. portableadjective

    movable, light, handy, convenient, easily transported


  1. List of known nicknames for "Portable":

    Bodycode, Alan Abrahams, Portable Bodycode

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  1. David Levin:

    The quality of those images is usually not very good. If you compare the quality of those kinds of studies with the quality of a study that was performed in a hospital in a radiology department or in a private radiology office, there is going to be no comparison, if a portable X-ray is absolutely necessary because of the patient’s clinical condition, then it’s justifiable.

  2. Anthony Scaramucci:

    This is a portable and modern way to store capital.

  3. Nicolette Nye:

    When a storm hits and the power goes out for an extended period of time, people are going to either buy a portable generator to power their home or pull out the one they already have.

  4. Dana Freeman:

    I'm just trying to do everything I can to help protect my kids, if a portable air purifier helps to keep the air in their rooms a little cleaner, then I am all for it.

  5. 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!

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