Synonyms of portmanteau


1. blend, portmanteau word, portmanteau, neologism, neology, coinage

usage: 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"

2. portmanteau, Gladstone, Gladstone bag, bag, traveling bag, travelling bag, grip, suitcase

usage: a large travelling bag made of stiff leather

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Definition and meaning of portmanteau (Dictionary)