Associations to the word «Portable»

Pictures for the word «Portable»

Wiktionary

PORTABLE, adjective. Able to be carried or easily moved.
PORTABLE, adjective. (computing) Of software, able to be run on multiple hardware or operating systems.
PORTABLE, noun. A portable toilet; a self-contained outhouse.
PORTABLE, noun. Any temporary building that is portable, especially one located at a school.
PORTABLE, noun. (video games) A hand-held video gaming device.
PORTABLE, noun. (computing) a portable computer
PORTABLE COMPUTER, noun. (computing) a microcomputer powered by batteries with an integral display screen and integral input device (such as a keyboard) that can be used on the move
PORTABLE COMPUTERS, noun. Plural of portable computer
PORTABLE EXECUTABLE, noun. (software) A file format used for executable programs, DLLs, fonts, etc. in Microsoft Windows operating systems.
PORTABLE EXECUTABLES, noun. Plural of portable executable
PORTABLE TOILET, noun. An outdoor toilet, usually referring to temporary facilities which are installed as additional restrooms at construction sites, special events, parks, etc.
PORTABLE TOILETS, noun. Plural of portable toilet

Dictionary definition

PORTABLE, noun. A small light typewriter; usually with a case in which it can be carried.
PORTABLE, adjective. Easily or conveniently transported; "a portable television set".
PORTABLE, adjective. Of a motor designed to be attached to the outside of a boat's hull; "a portable outboard motor".

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.