Translation of portmanteau in Spanish:

portmanteau

Pronunciation: /pɔːrtˈmæntəʊ; pɔːtˈmæntəʊ/

n (pl -teaux or , -teaus /-təʊz/)

  • baúl (m) de viaje (before n) portmanteau wordcompuesto formado por la yuxtaposición de dos vocablos
    More example sentences
    • There is a conscious, even contrived lack of consequence to this Argentinian portmanteau movie using non-professionals, about three individuals making their vulnerable way across Patagonia.
    • This portmanteau movie is a companion piece to the one that appeared here in September.
    • Shot on digital video, this juxtaposes the lives of three women in a portmanteau movie which arguably goes about its business with less fuss than The Hours.

Definition of portmanteau in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day cerviz
f
nape of the neck …