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  Words related to portmanteau

Related / Similar Words: Gladstone, Gladstone bag, blend, portmanteau word

 

Definition:
  • a large travelling bag made of stiff leather;
  • a new word formed by joining two others and combining their meanings; "`smog'' is a blend of `smoke'' and `fog''"; "`motel'' is a portmanteau word made by combining `motor'' and `hotel''"; "`brunch'' is a well-known portmanteau";

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    Language Translations:
    Albanian: baule   Arabic: حقيبة سفر  
    Breton: mal   Bulgarian: голям  
    Dutch: koffer   Finnish: matkalaukku  
    French: portemanteau   German: Koffer  
    Interlingua: valise   Persian: چمدان  
    Polish: waliza   Portuguese: maleta  
    Russian: чемодан   Spanish: maleta  
    Vietnamese: va li  
     
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